COVID Testing

 
 FAQ's  Test Demonstration Video
   
JANUARY 12, 2021
 
SUPERINTENDENT LETTER: CLICK HERE for details on the resumption of voluntary testing on Jan. 14. West Irondequoit is doing this to be proactive and self-monitor the safety of its schools. There is currently no state mandate to do so. 
 
NOVEMBER 18-20, 2020 
Over the course of three days (Wednesday-Friday) and to meet the state-mandated 20% testing threshold for students/staff, the WICSD administered 769 COVID-19 tests (Abbott BinaxNOW Rapid Test). Each one came back with a negative result.

Link to testing Graphic 
 
NOVEMBER 9, 2020
On Monday, November 9 the Governor announced that most of Monroe County, including West Irondequoit CSD, has been designated a Yellow Precautionary Zone. Information on these pages explains what that means for WICSD families and staff. We will update these pages as information becomes available; CLICK HERE to go to the NYS Micro-Cluster Strategy Page.