Dripping Springs ISD is fully committed to the health and well-being of all students, staff and the DSISD community. Regarding the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), Dripping Springs ISD is monitoring developments and adhering to guidance from local health officials, the Texas Department of Health and Human Services and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is the status of summer camps?
Q. What will learning look like in the fall for students?
Q; What is my family's financial situation has changed as a results of this pandemic and I think I may qualify for meal assistance?
Q: Did the district provide assistance to students/parents having technical issues with online learning?
Q: What if students do not have access to technology or the Internet from home?
Q. What if I have paid for Kids Club after-school care or preK tuition?
Q: Are students in the Free and Reduced Lunch program receiving meals?
Dripping Springs ISD is expected to announce plans for the return to school in the fall by mid-July. DSISD is taking direction provided by the state and the Texas Education Agency, input received through parent and staff surveys and Though Exchanges, and feedback collected through focus groups to develop a plan to provide learning options for students.
State and Local
Centers for Disease Control/WHO
How to Share With Children
* Avoid gatherings and follow social distancing guidelines.
* Stay home when sick.
* Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
* If soap and water is not available, use an alcohol-based (60-95 percent) hand sanitizer.
* Avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
* Cover the mouth and nose with the inside of the elbow when sneezing or coughing.
* Wash hands after coughing, sneezing, or blowing the nose.
* Disinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects such as toys and doorknobs.