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Safe. Clean. Ready!

The Lawndale Elementary School District strives to provide a safe and clean environment that is ready for learning! 

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have developed a “Safe. Clean. Ready!” plan based on guidance provided health experts*

*Plans are based on available guidance from experts and is subject to change based on new information, the needs of our community, and public health orders. The words “safe” “clean” and “ready” are intended only to categorize the actions the district has or may undertake in those areas.


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  • Illness policy that emphasizes for individuals to stay home when sick. 

  • Hand washing stations with instructions on proper etiquette.

  • Health screening protocol to check for symptoms respiratory illness.

Social distance

Social Distance

  • Requires individuals to keep 6 feet apart whenever possible.

  • Cohorting of students and staff.

  • No congregate settings or other gatherings.

  • And more depending on LA County guidelines.

safety equipment

Safety Equipment

  • Requires cloth face coverings for students, staff, and essential visitors.

  • Clear safety barriers in office reception areas.

  • Additional equipment  such as face shields & thermometers as required.



Enhanced Tools

New cleaning tools to enhance techniques:

  • Electrostatic sprayers
  • Disinfection misters
  • Technology-safe wipes

New Standards

  • Regular disinfection of surfaces and restrooms throughout the day.
  • High indoor air quality by regularly changing HVAC filters in classrooms.
Decentralized cleaning

Decentralized Cleaning

Disinfecting wipes, sprays, and training made available to all staff to help maintain a clean and safe environment.




flexible plans

Flexible Planning

Continuous development of flexible plans that can be adjusted based on new guidance and the needs of our community. 

Plans prioritize safety and include: emergent case response, mental wellness, meal service, alternative forms of instruction, and more.



We will continue to communicate regular updates, information from health experts, and re-entry plans to our community. 

Stay connected to @LESDschools and regularly check for important updates.


expert guidance

Expert Guidance

We remain connected to experts from the Los Angeles County Office of Education and Department of Public Health to ensure all of our plans & actions are based on expert guidance and grounded in facts and science.