The district received updated clarification from the PA Department of Health (DOH) regarding the case count threshold for transitioning to virtual learning. PA DOH confirmed that the threshold for a large school of 900 students/staff is 45 cases, which is 5%. Schools are permitted to use this 5% threshold as the deciding metric for a transition to virtual learning. Below are the 5% case count thresholds for each Nazareth Area school building based on the number of students and staff:


    DOH Virtual Learning Case Count Thresholds


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