Athletics COVID-19 Guidelines

  • Spring ISD Athletics is pleased to announce the return of our student-athletes to campus training.

    Because the health and safety of our staff and student-athletes is our number one priority, a team of SISD District administrators, licensed Athletic Trainers and Campus Coordinators has developed a comprehensive plan based on guidance from the University Interscholastic League and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

    In order to prevent and reduce exposures to COVID-19, the following protocols are in place as student athletes and staff begin participation for the 2020-2021 seasons:

    Overall Guidelines:

    SANTIZATION

    Athletic facilities will be disinfected and sanitized per industry guidelines, before, during and after use. Emphasis will be given to ensuring disinfecting high-touch surfaces.

    Enhanced cleaning in specific athletic facilities will take place when there is a confirmed COVID-19 positive test, per CDC and industry guidelines.

    STAFF

    • Each coach will be COVID certified through the Campus Athletic Office.
    • Each campus has a supply of thermometers, oximeters, gaiters, misters and face shields
    • Each coach will self-assess for COVID daily.
    • Each coach will wear a mask and gloves.
    • Each coach will wash their hands frequently.
    • Each coach will social distance accordingly.

    ATHLETES

    • Each athlete is required to have a physical.
    • Each athlete will be issued a gaiter from the Campus Athletic Office.
    • Each athlete will receive daily COVID screening before arriving.
    • Each athlete will receive a specific COVID orientation for their sport and campus.
    • Each student will wear a mask.
    • Each athlete will social distance accordingly.
    • Each athlete will enter and exit the campus facility as scheduled.

    CAMPUS

    • Each campus Coordinator will ensure every staff member is COVID-certified.
    • Each Campus Coordinator will provide PPE’s for all staff members.
    • Each Campus Coordinator will provide written policies and procedures.
    • Each Campus Coordinator will ensure all safety procedures are followed.
    • Each Campus Coordinator will ensure accurate attendance records are kept.
    • Each Campus Coordinator is responsible for student grouping assignments.
    • Each Campus Coordinator will work closely with the building custodial staff to ensure cleaning and sanitation protocols are followed.

COVID-19 Testing

UIL COVID-19 Information