The Return to Campus

We have developed the following for your planning and these procedures will hopefully ensure a safe return to campus for the spring term in March. Please note that these procedures are subject to change.

Procedures

List of 7 items.

  • Prior to Arrival

    • All students will be required to follow the Code of Behavior 14 days prior to arrival on campus.
    • INTERNATIONAL ARRIVALS: Effective January 26, 2021, per a presidential executive order; international arrivals must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test result procured no more than three days prior to departure. Airlines will be required to confirm the negative test result for all passengers before they board and must deny boarding to those passengers who do not have a negative test result.
    • All students must complete the RUVNA health questionnaire on Tuesday, March 23, before they arrive on campus, and continue to do so every morning going forward. 
  • Boarding Students Return: March 23

    • Students should arrive by 6:00 p.m. and check-in at the Baines parking lot. Parents, guardians, and drivers are asked to remain in their vehicles, and students should remain in their vehicles until approached by a security officer or administrator.  
    IMPORTANT NOTES: 
    • Student belongings will be shuttled to the dorm in school vehicles and students will walk to their dorms.  
  • Quiet Period: March 24 - 26

    Students are on-campus for travel quarantine until PCR arrival test negative. 
    • Remote learning starting March 24 for Boarding and Day Students. 
    • The Health Center will administer an initial COVID-19 PCR test on March 24 for all Boarding and Day Students. Day Students will be tested from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. in the Sports Center. 
    • Evaluation and testing of students and employees based on daily symptom checks and health questionnaires through Ruvna. 
    • Students will generally stay in their rooms and avoid contact with others (exception is roommate; pods of two).
    • Students permitted to stand in their room doorway and talk to other students. 
    • Mask wearing at all times except while in dorm room and dorm bathrooms. 
    • Boarding Students are not allowed to have visitors in their dorm room. 
    • Students asked to physically distance 6 feet from others outside the student's dorm room. 
    • Students are permitted to go outside and have mask off it 6 feet apart from others. 
    • Food delivered to dorms and should be eaten in dorm room. 
  • Stage 1: March 26 - 30

    Waiting for the March 24 PCR tests to come back negative. 
    • All Boarding and Day Students PCR testing on March 29. Day Students will be tested from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. in the Sports Center.
    • Students permitted to interact with other COVID-19 negative students with masks and physically distancing 6 feet apart. 
    • Evaluation and testing of students and employees will continue based on daily symptom checks and health questionnaires through Ruvna. 
    • Mask wearing will continue indoors, except while in one's dorm room or engaging in personal hygiene, or eating, or drinking. 
    • Visitors are not permitted in one's dorm room. 
    • Students are permitted to go outside without a mask if 6 feet apart from others. 
    • Food delivered to dorms and should be eaten in dorm room or outside if 6 feet apart from others. 
  • Stage 2: March 31 - April 6

    • In-person classes begin with desks spaced 6 feet apart. 
    • Spring Athletics program begins with drills 6 feet apart. 
    • Day Students eat lunch in Sports Center and Boarding Students begin eating all three meals in the dining hall. 
    • All Boarding and Day Students PCR testing on April 5. 
    • Mask-wearing will continue indoors, except while in one's dorm room or engaging in personal hygiene, or eating, or drinking. 
    • If low concern for unrecognized cases on campus, consider expanding pods to one hallway. 
    • Visitors are not permitted in student dorm rooms. 
    • Evaluation and testing of students and employees will continue based on daily symptom check and health questionnaires through Ruvna. 
    • Off-campus Day Students PCR screened weekly. 
    • If concern for unrecognized positive cases or close contacts on campus, go back to Stage 1. 
  • Stage 3: April 7

    • Evaluation and testing of students and employees will continue based on daily symptom check and health questionnaires through Ruvna.
    • Students within a quad permitted to visit each other's rooms. Limit the number of students in one dorm room.
    • Students from other quads within a dorm may visit each other's rooms.
    • Sports games permitted. 
    • Decrease space within a class to 3-4 feet in order for more students to be in the classroom. 
    • Classes, dining, and activities with physical distancing of 4 feet and mask-wearing indoors. 
    • Students are permitted to go outside without a mask if 3 feet apart from others. 
    • Students and employees are permitted to use cloth masks. 
    • Mask-wearing will continue indoors, except while in one's dorm room or engaging in personal hygiene, or eating, or drinking. 
    • Off-campus Day Students PCR screened weekly. 
    • If concern for unrecognized positive cases or close contacts on campus, go back to Stage 2. 
  • Stage 4: TBD

    • Students from other dorms are permitted to visit each other indoors. 
    • Day Students are permitted to integrate into their dorm. 

Eaglebrook Contacts

Questions about health care? 
Contact Wayne Hioe, Medical Director 

Questions about student travel? 
Contact Karla Doherty; Travel Coordinator  

Questions about residential life & schedule? 
Contact Shappy LaPointe, Assistant Head; Dean of School Life

Questions about academics? 
Contact Nick Leyden, Director of Studies 

Questions about athletics? 
Contact Luke Williams, Director of Athletics

2020-2021 Calendar

* Dates subject to change 


March 23
| Boarding Students Return to Campus by 6:00 p.m. 

March 24
| Remote Learning Begins, Required COVID Testing for All Boarding & Day Students. Day Students tested from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. in Sports Center.

March 29 | Required COVID Testing for All Boarding & Day Students. Day Students tested from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. in Sports Center.

March 30 | Remote Learning Ends 

March 31 | In-Person Learning Begins & Spring Athletics Program

April 30 | Mid-Term Grades Released 

May 20, 21, 24, 25 | Extended Block Schedule 

May  22 | Baccalaureate - parents/guardians are not permitted. 

May 23 | Field Day & Good Fellow Ceremony 

May 25 | Underformers Depart Campus 

May 26 | Commencement & Sixth Formers Depart Campus 

June 16 | Term End Comments Released

March 24 & 29 Schedule (Remote Classes)

8:00 - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast Delivery to Dorms 
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Day Student Testing 
8:30 - 9:15 a.m. Mayer House Testing 
9:15 - 10:00 a.m. Kravis House Testing
10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Eagles Nest Testing 
10:30 - 11:15 a.m. Halsted House Testing 
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Flagler House Testing 
12:00 - 12:45 p.m. Taylor House Testing 
12:00 p.m. Lunch Delivered to Kravis & Mayer
12:15 p.m. Lunch Delivered to Eagles Nest & Halsted
12:30 p.m. Lunch Delivered to Flagler & Taylor
1:00 - 1:15 p.m. Assembly with Advisee group
1:15 - 1:45 p.m. Block 1  
1:50 - 2:20 p.m. Block 2
2:25 - 2:55 p.m. Block 3
3:00 - 3:30 p.m. Block 4 
3:35 - 4:05 p.m. Block 5
4:15 - 5:15 p.m. Exercise Time
5:15 - 6:00 p.m. Free Time 
6:00 p.m. Dinner Delivered to Kravis & Mayer
6:15 p.m. Dinner Delivered to Halsted & Eagles Nest
6:30 p.m. Dinner Delivered to Taylor & Flagler 
7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Study Hall

March 25, 26, & 30 Schedule (Remote Classes)

8:00 - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast Delivery to Dorms 
9:00 - 9:15 a.m. Assembly
9:15 - 10:00 a.m. Block 1 
10:05 - 10:50 a.m. Block 2 
10:55 - 11:40 a.m. Block 3
12:00 p.m. Lunch Delivered to Kravis & Mayer
12:15 p.m. Lunch Delivered to Flagler  & Taylor
12:30 p.m. Lunch Delivered to Eagles Nest & Halsted
1:15 - 1:50 p.m. Block 4
1:55- 2:30 p.m. Block 5
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Exercise Time
6:00 p.m. Dinner Delivered to Kravis & Mayer
6:15 p.m. Dinner Delivered to Halsted & Eagles Nest
6:30 p.m. Dinner Delivered to Taylor & Flagler 
7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Study Hall

March 31 - May 26 (In-Person Classes)

7:45 - 8:25 p.m. Day Student Check-In at Baines Lot 
8:00 - 8:25 a.m.
Breakfast in Gibbs & Sports Center 
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Assembly & Block 1  
9:35 - 10:20 a.m. Block 2 
10:25 - 11:10 a.m. Block 3
11:15 - 11:45 a.m. Lunch 1 /Study Hall 
11:50 a.m. - 12:40 p.m. Lunch 2/Study Hall 
12:50 - 1:35 p.m. Block 4
1:40 - 2:25 p.m. Block 5
3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Sports 
4:30 - 5:15 p.m. Day Student Check-Out in Baines Lot 
4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Free Time 
6:00 p.m. Dinner in Gibbs & Sports Center  
7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Study Hall
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