Safety Protocols ‘20-‘21

Now enrolling for on-campus instruction! Contact the Admissions Team today to register your child.

We are committed to providing a safe environment for our students, faculty, and staff. Massanutten Academy’s faculty and staff are following the CDC guidelines for on-campus learning and continue to make updates as recommended by the CDC.

Current Policies and Procedures

  • increased disinfection
  • signage to promote health and safety measures
  • social distancing floor stickers
  • hand sanitizer stations throughout campus
  • quarantining all students for the first 14 days on campus and providing classes via Canvas (online learning platform)
  • ensuring one student per room for the first 14 days on campus
  • altering the school calendar to limit travel to and from campus
  • designated quarantine housing in case there is a COVID-19 positive case or exposure
  • screening those on campus for fever and other COVID-19 symptoms
  • social distancing measures in classrooms and other shared spaces
  • use of masks
  • replacing sports with organized intramurals
  • prohibiting students from sharing personal items with others
  • air purifiers have been installed in classrooms, mess hall, and Caskey Auditorium

1. Will students be able to order take-out food on the weekends during and/or after the 14 day quarantine?

Yes, students will be able to order take-out after the two week quarantine, but they will have to pay by credit card. They will not be allowed to use cash as we are trying to limit contact.

2. Can the students bring snacks with them on registration day?

Yes, students may bring snacks with them on registration day, but it must meet requirements set forth in the Student Handbook (14 individual servings).

3. Can parents send care packages to students during the school year?

Yes, parents may absolutely send their students care packages throughout the year. We request that anything sent meets the requirements in the Student Handbook.

4. Am I allowed to visit my student on campus?

Yes, you may visit your student on campus. You will be required to check in at the infirmary for a health screening and will have to wear a mask. Students will be required to quarantine for 14 days after the visit.

COVID Mitigation Plan

VAIS Letter for Schools

Contact us for more information

If you would like to speak to an Admissions team member regarding enrollment, please email [email protected] or call 540-459-2167 Ext. 1.