Important: DOH Tightens Up School Health Protocols

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HSD Families:

UPDATE (01/06/2022)

Due to the overwhelming response from the community in regards to community Covid testing, HSD needs to adjust the time when community members can visit the district for a Covid test.

For the week of January 3rd - 7th Hockinson School District Covid testing will follow the following schedule:

Monday - Friday:
6:45 AM - 9 AM
Hockinson Student and Staff testing only
Hockinson Community member testing
3 PM - 6 PM
Hockinson Student and Staff testing only

We ask that community members adhere to the following schedule. Our first priority is to our students and staff. We must ensure these parties have access to timely testing in order to limit loss of classroom learning. Community members TO BE DETERMINED.

An update will be posted with an updated testing schedule following this week.

Thank you for your understanding and patience


In light of the increase in COVID cases in our state and county, the Washington DOH has tightened up school health safety protocols.

Effective Monday, Jan. 3, a student who has any of the cold/flu/COVID symptoms listed below* must remain home. Students can only return to school with:

A negative COVID test 


Absence of symptoms

Test results can be emailed to Caleb Millay, HSD COVID Compliance Manager, at

Free COVID testing is available to HSD families and the Hockinson community starting Sunday, Jan. 2 from Noon - 6 pm and 6:45 - 9 am (Mon-Fri) and 4-6:00 pm (Mon-Thur). Additional information on COVID testing can be found here.


* Symptoms:

  • Fever or chills

  • Cough

  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing

  • Fatigue

  • Muscle or body aches

  • Headache

  • New loss of taste or smell

  • Sore throat

  • Congestion or runny nose

  • Nausea or vomiting

  • Diarrhea

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