• COVID-19 Updates

    2/10/22, COVID-19 UPDATES FROM PPS https://www.pps.net/backtoschool2021

    SYMPTOM TRACKING TOOL (for use by our school nurse)
    If your student is absent due to illness and has any of the symptoms below, please complete this Symptom Tracking Tool (STT Form) that reports this information to our school nurse.

    Symptom Tracking Tool *Please note, the STT form should only be filled out once per an illness event.  The SST Form is NOT to be used to excuse absences.  

    • Tested positive for COVID-19
    • have any of these excludable symptoms of COVID-19   
          a)  Fever (100.4 F or above)    
          b)  Cough
          c)  Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
          d)  New loss of taste or smell
          e)  Chills      
    • Vomiting (48 hour exclusion)
    • Diarrhea (48 hour exclusion)
    • Rash
    To better assist with COVID cases, please register your student's vaccine information in ParentVue
    Register COVID Vaccine Information in ParentVue

    With our ongoing commitment to keeping you informed, PPS has built an improved and more informative COVID-19 Monitoring Dashboard: PPS COVID Dashboard

    COVID-19 TESTING AT IBWHS- Please return forms to the main office

    There is no Covid-19 testing at IBWHS unless symptoms appear after a student arrives at school and a COVID-19 Testing Consent Form is on file for the student.  A new form needs to be completed for the 2021-2022 school year.  Completed forms can be turned into the Main Office.


    K-12 students can sign up to get free weekly COVID-19, PCR tests through their school during the 2021-2022 school year. The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) has contracted with OHSU to provide these tests to participating K-12 schools in Oregon.  Ida B. Wells High School will be participating in this important program.  Parents can Opt their students in to this program by completing the attached forms (Opt in form + OHSU Authorization form) and returning both forms to the main office at In the coming days we will be communicating the process for students who opt in to this program.

    Opt-In form for 15+ years old:  Opt IN 15+ (1).pdf 

    Opt-In form under 15 years old students: Opt IN younger than 15 (1).pdf 

    OHSU Covid Test Authorization form:  EN Auth Form (1 of 2) (1).pdf 

    FAQ Sheet about the program:  OHSU-K12-COVID-19-Testing-Program-Introduction-English-091621 (3).pdf