Returning To School After COVID-19 Diagnosis, Exposure, or Illness
Can I go to school or work after I’ve been exposed to someone positive for COVID19?
Should I wear a mask after I’ve been exposed to COVID-19?
Exclusion from school or work after an exposure is no longer recommended by NCDHHS.
Individuals exposed to Covid-19 do not have to stay home from school or work if they do not have symptoms of COVID-19 or a positive COVID-19 test.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, masks can help protect you and others from COVID-19. North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services recommends you wear a mask: