These resources are made available to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our community and to continue supporting our staff and students. COVID-19 screening and testing will continue until further notice.
If you have COVID-19 like symptoms, you can be screened by a Pasco County School Nurse, and if appropriate, receive a free COVID-19 test at one of three locations, Land O' Lakes, Pasco Elementary, and Gulf Middle School. Please read the information below to obtain access to COVID-19 screening and scheduling for Pasco County School employees.
Community residents who are are experiencing COVID-19 like symptoms but are not not employees of Pasco County Schools should seek COVID-19 screening through community testing sites. Find a testing or vaccine site near you or contact your local health department for more information.
The Food & Drug Administration has approved the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for individuals 12 years of age or older. To obtain the vaccine in Florida, individuals 12-17 years of age must be accompanied by a guardian. Click on the links below for additional information:
Important information regarding COVID-19 Screening/Testing
Due to the high volume of staff needing to be scheduled for COVID testing each Monday morning, the district continues to offer Sunday night screening and scheduling for STAFF ONLY. A Pasco County School Nurse will be available to screen, advise staff and then a scheduler will call you to confirm your COVID test appointment for the following Monday. Please be patient and leave a message if the call goes to voicemail, and you will be called back within 10-15 minutes.
To schedule an appointment call 727-495-6948.
Please send any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Information was added to the employee screener to guide staff who receive the COVID Vaccines.
If you have received the COVID vaccination special consideration should be taken for the following mild to moderate symptoms:
These symptoms are common 24-48 hours after vaccinations. This will
not require 10-day isolation. Please follow norm sick day policy.
If you experience severe symptoms such as:
Contact your medical provider for further recommendations. For severe
symptoms, you will need to follow the steps listed above to return to
Cover your mouth and nose with a cloth face cover (mask) when around others. Face covers are not a substitute for social distancing.