Primrose School Building

Primrose School of Chapel Hill East

The health and safety of our staff and the children entrusted to our care is our top priority. We are proud to maintain high standards of safety and cleanliness while maintaining a caring and nurturing environment where children can thrive.

Health & Safety Practices in Place

GENERAL

  • Vestibule drop off & pick Up with touch-less sign in/out via QRG scan from cell phone
  • Daily temperature checks for all students, teachers, and staff
  • Cloth face coverings required for teachers & staff
  • Children & Staff presenting a fever are now asked to remain at home until they are fever free (without the aid of fever reducing medication) or cleared by a pediatrician for at least 72 hours (3 days)
  • Training teachers on common signs of illness in children, and placing signage in every classroom to keep signs of illness top of mind
  • Continuous health & safety training for our staff, including first aid and CPR certification
  • Reduction in student-teacher-ratios
  • Suspended family-style dining

CLEANING

  • Frequent hand-washing by children and staff, which is embedded in our curriculum and daily staff protocols
  • Daily laundering of crib sheets for infants; for older children, individual cots and blankets are provided for each child and laundered weekly
  • All classrooms are disinfected throughout the day with a solution adhering to state guidelines for disinfection so that it kills germs
  • Daily Cleaning Service with a heightened focus on sanitation of hard surfaces in classrooms as well as adult & child restrooms using CDC approved sanitation solutions
  • Weekly Deep Clean of the school of all classrooms (even those not currently in use) using an electrostatic disinfection/sanitizer system
  • Frequent disinfecting and sanitizing of high-touch toys:
    • When an infant or young toddler finish playing with a toy, it is retrieved and placed in a bin reserved for dirty toys to be washed/sanitized
    • “Dirty Toys” are immersed in a bleach solution and allowed it to soak for 10-20 minutes before being rinsed then air dried, while soft toys laundered daily
  • Leadership Team has also increased the frequency of hard surface sanitation of all public areas (i.e. Entry/Classroom Door handles, Restrooms, etc.) throughout the day

Our Commitment

With a clear appreciation of the trust you place in us, we are committed to following the stringent Primrose health and safety protocols, and ensuring our school meets or exceeds the guidelines from local and state officials.

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