TTSP COVID Policy

For in-person programming

**TTSP COVID policies are subject to change with little to no advanced notice

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On-site ProgrammingOff-site ProgrammingRental of TTSP Facilities
(occasional use)
VaccinationsAll onsite TTSP staff and faculty are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 with an initial series of vaccinations and any recommended boosters to remain up-to-date.
Students enrolled in year-long, onsite programming must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination in advance of attending school on-site. Vaccination requirements for other onsite programming will be determined on a case-by-case basis.
TTSP does not accept non-medical exemptions from our vaccination policy.
TTSP offsite programming should follow the offsite facilities’ guidance regarding vaccination requirements.Occasional use tenants may use their discretion regarding vaccination requirements.
See “Realtors/Rental of TTSP Facilities (permanent use) for related long-term policies.
MasksMasks for onsite programming will be optional, but not required, unless Ramsey, Hennepin, or Dakota counties move to a CDC Community Level of “High.” We will regularly monitor CDC Community Levels and notify families and learners of our current masking policy if/when it changes.
Bullying or harassment of any kind for wearing or not wearing a mask will not be tolerated in any TTSP programming.
Offsite programming must follow outside facilities’ protocols in addition to TTSP protocols. The COVID protocols with the highest level of caution should be followed by TTSP staff and learners in this case.If no TTSP staff or learners are onsite, the occasional use tenant may use its discretion regarding mask requirements.
If TTSP staff or learners are onsite, occasional use tenants must adhere to TTSP COVID protocols.
Shared classes/activitiesShared classes/activities may take place. Different groups of TTSP learners may use our facilities simultaneously as appropriate.
Community events and special programming will resume onsite as appropriate, and all onsite programming COVID protocols will apply.
Offsite programming must follow outside facilities’ protocols in addition to TTSP protocols. The COVID protocols with the highest level of caution should be followed by TTSP staff and learners in this case.If no TTSP staff or learners are onsite, the occasional use tenant may use its discretion regarding whether to hold shared classes/activities.
If TTSP staff or learners are onsite, occasional use tenants must adhere to TTSP COVID protocols.
Building EntrancesThe TTSP main entrance (Door 1 off the parking lot) will be used for pickup, dropoff, and as the entrance for all onsite programming.Not applicableNot applicable
COVID TestingAs long as PCR tests continue to be federally funded and available to TTSP at no cost, onsite staff and faculty will be required to test for COVID weekly. Weekly PCR testing will also be available at Newman School dropoff (day of week TBD) to learners whose families wish to have them tested for COVID.Not applicableNot applicable
QuarantineIf a learner has a known positive COVID exposure or is experiencing COVID symptoms, they must be masked at TTSP in-person programming through Day 10 of their exposure, unless they provide a negative PCR test result administered on Day 5 or later.
If a learner tests positive for COVID, they are required to quarantine from in-person programming, and they must contact the TTSP main office for guidance on when they may return to in-person programming.
If a learner has a known positive COVID exposure or is experiencing COVID symptoms, they must be masked at TTSP in-person programming through Day 10 of their exposure, unless they provide a negative PCR test result administered on Day 5 or later.
If a learner tests positive for COVID, they are required to quarantine away from in-person programming and must contact the TTSP main office for guidance on when they may return to in-person learning.
Occasional use tenants may use their discretion regarding quarantine requirements.
See “Realtors/Rental of TTSP Facilities (permanent use) for related long-term policies.
Prolonged absences due to illness/injuryIf a learner is absent from programming for a prolonged period of time due to illness or injury, please contact the TTSP main office to inform us. Teachers will make every effort to ensure the learner is kept up-to-speed on their learning.Not applicableNot applicable
Building AccessNon-essential people are allowed in the building for classes, meetings, programs, prospective student tours, etc.
If Ramsey, Hennepin, or Dakota counties move to a CDC Community Level of “High,” non-essential people will be required to wear a properly-fitted mask while onsite.
Not applicableNot applicable

If you have any questions about our COVID policy or how it affects you, please contact us at [email protected].