Coronavirus Information

Southwest School Corporation is committed to the health and safety of our students and staff.  The district follows precautions as recommended by local and state health agencies, and has a Pandemic and Medical Emergencies Plan in place in the event of a disease outbreak within our schools. Read the latest updates to the Back to School Plan for more information. 

Beginning August 11, 2020, the Southwest School Corporation (SWSC) will require all parents/guardians to self-screen their child(ren) for symptoms of COVID-19 each morning before school. Click the following link for instructions about how to self-screen your child: Self Screening for COVID-19 Symptoms. Please review the "Symptoms Impacting Consideration for Exclusion from School" included in the self screening instructions.

To help prevent the spread of illness within our schools, please self-screen your child daily and also follow the Guidelines for School Absence Due to Illness provided by the Indiana Department of Education.

Please contact Southwest School Corporation Nurse Susan Tincher at 812-268-3341, extension 2765 with any questions.

Please review the following links for up-to-date information. 

Please click on the following graphics for helpful information:

Guidelines for School Absence Due to Illness

Coronavirus Symptoms and Prevention Steps

How to Prevent the Spread of Germs

How to Talk to Your Child About Coronavirus

Links to public health agencies and updates:

Indiana Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention