Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Saint John’s Prep is tracking information about coronavirus (COVID-19) in our region. This is a quickly evolving situation; please check this page regularly for updates.

Event Changes and Cancellations

All currently scheduled school events have been cancelled or postponed until further notice.

Fiddler on the Roof – Rescheduled for August 21-23rd at the Paramount Center for the Arts.

Discovery Day scheduled for Friday, April 3rd will be held virtually. Register to attend and receive the session recordings on our event page.

Preventing Illness

Public health officials recommend the following to reduce risk of any viral respiratory infection:

  • Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol, if soap and water are not available.
  • Avoid face touching, especially eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow or cover mouth and nose with a tissue; throw it in the trash after single use and wash hands.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces.
  • Avoid close contact with those who are sick.
  • Stay at home if you are feeling ill.
  • Do not return to school or work until you have been fever and/or vomit-free for 24 hours.

Family Resources

American Psychological Association: Five Ways to View Coverage of the Coronavirus

National Alliance on Mental Illness Minnesota: Mental Health Support and COVID-19

Center for Disease Control and Prevention: Managing Anxiety & Stress

CNN Health: A Guide to keeping your child safe and reassured as coronavirus spreads

Time: How to Talk to Your Kids About the Coronavirus Outbreak

Public Health Resources

Minnesota Department of Health (MDH): COVID-19 Home

Center for Disease Control (CDC): COVID-19 Home

Center for Disease Control (CDC): Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19

Residential Community Updates

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