Updates to this page will be made as needed and as new information is released. This page was last updated on January 30, 2023.
Information for the 2022-23 School Year
Our 2022-23 Operating Plan is here. We strongly recommend you read the entire document to get a full understanding of our safety protocols.
Beyond supporting the educational development of children and adolescents, schools play an essential role in the development and wellbeing of students. Consistent in-person learning remains our priority; our decisions are grounded in our commitment to keep students and staff safe, physically present, and emotionally supported in school.
Some highlights to look for in this year’s operating plan include:
Key Practices for Safety
MGSD Dashboard as of January 30, 2023.
The Data Dashboard is intended as a point in time / snapshot of active cases and active quarantines in the Monona Grove School District. The MGSD Health Team processes cases and updates as they are reported and as changes to guidance is released.
*Any cases or quarantine levels under 5 are aggregated/suppressed in order to prevent release of identifiable information.
**Cumulative for 2022-23 school year beginning September 1, 2022.
Anyone, staff or student, with a positive test for COVID-19 is in isolation and is not recounted in the quarantine category.
For details on the CDC COVID-19 Community Level, click here.
Resources and Information
The coronavirus situation changes frequently. For the most up-to-date information, visit the pages below.
Student Services Request for Assistance Form
If you would like to consult with a Student Services team member regarding your child's social-emotional wellbeing, a mental health issue or any challenge you're experiencing during the school closure, please complete this brief form and a School Counselor, Psychologist, Social Worker or Nurse from your child's school will respond to you within 1-3 days.
Looking to Help?
The student services team is working hard to support all our families during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our MG community is filled with generosity and we have had several individuals reach out, inquiring about ways to support those in need. If you find yourself in a position to offer assistance, donations of gift cards are the biggest need. Please contact email@example.com (Cottage Grove) or firstname.lastname@example.org (Monona) if you would like more information on how to donate.
Talking to Your Family About Coronavirus
Some schools are reporting an increase of student anxiety related to illness and pandemic planning. Consider talking with your student(s) as a family. Some suggestions include:
Additional resources for talking with your family: