Bishop Hendricken & 2020-2021 School Year Reopening
Bishop Hendricken will be updating this page regularly with the latest news and information regarding its fall reopening plan for the 2020-2021 school year. All updates will be regularly communicated with our school community via this page, social media, and email.
Where Are We Now?
as of June 16, 2021
- Full operation and reopening planned for 2021-2022 Academic Year.
Students, faculty, and staff are considered fully vaccinated when they are 14+ days following the final dose of their vaccine series (2nd dose for Pfizer & Moderna vaccines or 1st does for Johnson & Johnson). All fully vaccinated individuals must still wear a mask on campus and stay home if they have any 1 symptom.
Fully vaccinated students, faculty, and staff with an exposure to someone with suspected OR confirmed COVID-19 are not required to quarantine if they meet BOTH of the following 2 criteria.
- They are 14+ days after last dose (fully vaccinated)
- They are completely asymptomatic following the COVID-19 exposure
Fully vaccinated individuals are exempt from the following quarantines…
- Close contact quarantine
- Travel quarantine (domestic & international)
- Household contact quarantine (BE VIGILANT OF SYMPTOMS)
- Quarantine while a symptomatic household member awaits a test (BE VIGILANT OF SYMPTOMS)
All fully vaccinated members of the Bishop Hendricken community MUST submit a copy of their COVID-19 vaccination card to the School Nurse’s Office for record keeping. Use the link below. Note: This form must be completed from a Hendricken email address.
Case Response Playbook, Self-Reporting & Return-to-School Attestation
The Case Response Playbook will be an ever-evolving document based on changes from the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE). Updates will be published as they are made.
K-12 Testing Hotline: 844-857-1814
Hotline open 7:30am-7pm weekdays, 8am-4:30pm weekends
All Bishop Hendricken students, faculty & staff are eligible
Reopening Bishop Hendricken is our full, comprehensive reopening plan with specifics on all of our return-to-school models, health and safety protocols, and changes to campus life.
This will be an ever-evolving document based on changes from RIDOH and RIDE. Updates will be published as they are made.
Opt-In for Virtual Learning
Recognizing that not all families may be comfortable sending their sons to school in an in-person return, whether Full or either Hybrid Model, we have developed an Opt-In option for virtual learning.