Please know that the health and safety of our students, staff, and families are vital. In response to these unprecedented times, the Columbiana Exempted Village School District and Building Leadership Committees have worked diligently to provide our families with communication explaining policies, protocols, and procedures for each building.

It is our hope that despite the challenges and changes, families will continue to feel connected and have peace of mind knowing that structure and routines may look different, yet will still align to developmentally appropriate instruction and learning.

Although many of these decisions are made locally and with our local health department's guidance, there are state-wide operating assumptions based on our current situation. For instance, when schools are operating with students in the building, they need to adhere to health and safety guidelines set forth by the Ohio Department of Health and local health departments. Guidelines may change as circumstances change and families will be updated.

Take a look at some of the measures we are taking to mitigate illness and COVID-19: