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    Viking Head

    Lakeview Community Schools
    Events & Activities Protocol

    Udpated: 1/1/21

    Overview
    The purpose of this protocol guidance is to assist Lakeview Community Schools in successfully hosting, and attending away events & activities during the 2020-21 school year.
    East Central Health Risk Assessment Dial
    Lakeview Community Schools will NOT exclusively use the East Central Risk Assessment Dial in all decision-making. This dial will be used as a tool in the decision-making process, but it will not be the only factor used when decisions are made regarding changes to this protocol. The current ECHD risk dial can be found online at:
    https://ecdhd.ne.gov/covid-2019-novel-coronavirus/covid-2019-novel-coronavirus.html

    Capacity

    Capacity at events will be limited to 50% of rated capacity for indoor events and 100% for outdoor events according to the current Directed Health Measure and NSAA regulations.

    Face Coverings

    As directed by the NSAA:

    Spectators are required to wear face coverings at all times while attending indoor events.

    Coaches and non-active participants are required to wear face coverings at all times.

    Participants are permitted, but not required, to wear face coverings during competition.

    Administration from visiting teams will be responsible for monitoring their crowd.

    Social Distancing
    It is recommended that all household groups have 6’ of distance between each other at events. 
    Teams should social distance as much as possible during games, practice, in the locker room, etc.

    Screening Prior to Events
    Lakeview Community School personnel will screen all participants and coaches prior to contests or prior to departure for away events.
    Visitor teams are asked to screen their travel squad prior to departing for Lakeview for all events. Questions for screening include:

    1. Have you been in contact with someone with a confirmed case of coronavirus?
    2. Have tested positive for COVID-19 or are pending results of COVID-19 testing?
    1. Do you have one of the following symptoms:

    Sudden onset of cough, sudden onset of shortness of breath, sudden loss of taste or smell

    1. Do you have two of the following symptoms

    Fever over 100.4 degrees, chills, muscle aches, headaches, sore throat, nausea, diarrhea, or fatigue 

    Individuals that answer ‘yes’ to any of these question should not travel.

    Entry and Exit from the Facility

    One common entry and exit will be used for all indoor and outdoor events and
    activities. Everyone will be expected to sanitize their hands upon entry.

    Concessions
    One common concessions stand will be utilized for all indoor and all outdoor events. Mask and gloves are required for all workers. Efforts will be made to limit the number of individuals who handle products and money. Everyone is asked to social distance as much as possible while in line for concessions. Availability of concession items may be limited.

    Travel
    Masks are required for all individuals traveling on a school vehicle to/from all events.

    Bands

    Bands will not be allowed at winter events.

    Water for Participants
    Home Team: Individual water bottles will be used. There should be no sharing of bottles.
    Visitors: Must bring their own water. We will not provide water for visiting teams.

    Outside Food
    No outside food will be allowed. Any food brought by visiting teams must remain on the bus or school van of the visiting teams.

    Common Space
    Common space for individuals attending indoor events will be available near the concessions stand in the cafeteria. All household groups must maintain 6’ of distance between each other when in the common space.

    Team meals etc. will not be allowed in the cafeteria or any common space. NO OUTSIDE FOOD ALLOWED.

    Cleaning Procedures
    Lakeview Community Schools staff will diligently clean all surfaces that are frequently touched prior to events. Teams will be responsible for cleaning and disinfect their own equipment/balls etc. that they plan to bring onto our campus.

    Lakeview teams/coaches/fans are expected to follow all guidelines that have been established by schools that we visit. If their guidelines are less stringent than ours, we will follow ours. If their guidelines are more strict than ours, you will be expected to follow their guidelines. Fans that fail to follow the guidelines of the host school at away events could be excluded from all Lakeview events for the remainder of the school year.