COVID-19 Response

Information on Little Falls Community Schools' response to COVID-19

Fall 2021

Please see the LFCS 2021-2022 Back to School site for specific information on our return to school this Fall.

 

August 17 COVID Updates

2021 COVID Protocols As of Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Below are the COVID protocols under which Little Falls Community Schools will operate at the start of the 2021-2022 school year commencing September 7, 2021. Please note that these protocols are subject to change as...

Resources for the Community

Talking to Children about COVID-19
  • Remain calm and reassuring
  • Make yourself available
  • Monitor television viewing and social media
  • Be honest and accurate in a developmentally appropriate way
  • Review and model basic hygiene and healthy lifestyle practices for protection
  • Focus on what you are doing to stay safe

More Detailed Resources:

Managing Anxiety and Stress

Managing Anxiety & Stress – Things you can do to support yourself

  • Take breaks from watching, reading, or listening to news stories, including social media.
  • Take care of your body.
  • Make time to unwind.
  • Talk with people you trust.
  • Seek help when needed.

More resources from the CDC on stress and anxiety and selfcare.

 

Manage Anxiety for Teens
  • Normalize Anxiety
  • Offer Perspective
  • Shift the Spotlight
  • Encourage Distraction
  • Manage your Own Anxiety

More details from this article in the NY Times.