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).
Communications regarding the return to school are posted on the R3 website.
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 started the year with a four-week remote-only period, then parents were able to choose whether their children would attend in-person or continue remotely starting Sept. 14. The availability of in-person instruction could change based on health data.
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.