COVID-19 safety protocols

NYC Covid-19 citywide information portal
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    Protective masks

    Face coverings will be required to be worn at all times on premises.

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    Bring your own equipment

    No sharing objects with other students including water bottles, writing supplies, books and devices.

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    Temperature check

    Before entering, staff will check the temperature of students at Playground as well as tutors and other staff members.

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    Hand washing and hygiene stations

    Sanitizer and disinfectant wipes will be available and required for entry. When you wash your hands, you must follow CDC guidelines to wash hands for 20 seconds.

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    Limited access

    Only students with appointments are allowed in the space. Gooroo is only serving students ages 7 or older at the Sandbox Playground.

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    Safe physical distance will be required throughout the space. Physical barriers exist for safety.

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    Routine cleaning

    The Sandbox Playground will be cleaned before and after opening. Staff will also do extra cleaning in between sessions.

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    Physical barrier

    Strategically placed transparent barriers will provide the safest learning environment.

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    Cohort scheduling

    By remaining in structured, stable, small groups, any children exposed to Covid-19 will be minimized and easy to trace. It ensures a low-risk strategy that if a child were exposed, those only in the cohort would quarantine until proven risk-free. Learn more about cohort scheduling.