Here are some links to some COVID safe practices as well as to the New Mexico Department of Health.  This is just for reference and no action is required on your end, but there is some good information here. We are also including links from the Department of Health and the New Mexico Public Education Department.  Thank you!


APS School Based Health Centers

APS – When is Sick Too Sick for School?  APS youtube video

APS ¿Cuando Está Demasiado Enfermo Su Hijo(a) para Ir a la Escuela? – APS youtube video in Spanish

CDC – Cover your Cough poster

CDC – FLU – Talking to Children About Flu

CDC Handwashing Poster

NASN – Washing Your Hands video

NASN – Lavarse las Manos – Handwashing – Spanish video

NASN – Wearing Cloth Face Coverings video

NASN – Usar una Cubierta de Tela para la Cara – Face Covering  – Spanish video

COVID websites:

New Mexico Department of Education and Department of Health resources:

CDC – Cough Etiquette – available to all

CDC – COVID – available to all

CDC – Handwashing – available to all

CDC – Immunization Schedules – available to all

CDC – Norovirus – available to all

CDC – Viruses or Bacteria chart – available to all

CDC – Flu, A Guide for Parents – available to all

EPA Healthy School Environments– available to all

National Association of School Nurses (NASN) – available to School Nurses

NASN – COVID – available to all

NASN videos – Handwashing, cloth masks & staying home when sick – available to all

New Mexico Department of Health – available to all

NM DOH – Cover Your Cough poster – available to all

NM DOH – School Entry Immunization Requirements – available to all

CDC – Six Things YOU Need to Know about Vaccines – includes video