Health protocol


For all classes, a serein start in compliance with the health recommandations.

The LIFE School’s health protocol is the result of collaborative work by the CHS (Hygiene and Safety Commission), supervised by the school medical service and approved by the Safety referent of the French Embassy. It responds to the recommendations of the French High Scientific Council.

The main principles of the health protocol

In case COVID-19 symptoms appear

Everyone should agree not to come to LIFE School and immediately notify the school.

Before leaving the house

You are encouraged to take your child’s temperature before leaving for school, even if there are no symptoms.

If it is above 37.3°C, your child should stay at home.

Each child must have in their possession 3 masks, a large bottle of water marked with their name.

If a member of the family is tested positive with the virus, you should keep your child at home. Online lessons will be offered to him/her.

* Are not considered as a mask: collars, bandanas, scarves, etc.

Upon arrival at school

Gathering and intersecting will be limited.

Only students and staff are allowed to enter the school reception area:

– with a protective mask;

– after hand sanitization;

– after having their temperature taken.

If a person has a temperature above 37.3°C, they will be immediately isolated. The medical team will contact the family for the child to return home.

During the day at school

Mandatory mask wearing

In Middle and High school, wearing a mask is mandatory.

In Elementary school, wearing a mask is mandatory.

In Kindergarten, wearing a mask is mandatory.

Hand hygiene

Students must wash their hands with soap and water or hydroalcoholic gel*:

– Upon arrival at school,
– Before going to class, especially after recess
– Before and after each meal
– Before going and after having been to the restroom
– After blowing their nose, coughing, sneezing
– As needed after handling possibly contaminated objects
– In the evening before going home.

* In Kindergarten and Elementary school, hydroalcoholic gel will be used under the supervision of an adult.


The Students:

  • Wearing a mask is compulsory in the classroom and the playground.

  • Respecting the circulation system (crossing of flows).

  • Respecting physical distancing in each area.

  • Gathering is prohibited in shared areas.

  • Use of hydroalcoholic gel in all classrooms.

  • Students are encouraged to change their mask every 4 hours.

The teachers

The health staff

The health administrative, vie scolaire, security, technical staff.

In Kindergarten

Before entering the Kindergarten, temperature control and hand washing is compulsory and systematic for everyone.

Regular hand washing will be supervised by the team and the classrooms will be ventilated and disinfected by our cleaning team every two hours.

Masks must be worn by everyone (adults and students).

What are the signs?

If your child has any of these symptoms, please see a doctor and/or have a PCR test done.

If your child has two or more of these symptoms, please see a doctor and/or get a PCR test.

In any other case, your child can go to school.

Protocol in case symptoms appear

At school

  • Mandatory respect of the barrier gestures.
  • Immediate isolation of the person by the nurse.
  • Monitoring

  • Contact with the family for a return home.

  • Reminder of the procedure to be followed by parents, that is: consult a doctor who will decide on the possibility and details of screening the child, if applicable.
  • Thorough cleaning of the room where the person was isolated.

Home follow-up

  • Inform the nurse’s office of the student’s health evolution.
  • In the event of proven COVID-19, a medical certificate will be required to return to school.

During the day at school

Case n°1 I have been tested positive with COVID.

Case n°2 I have symptoms.

Case n°3 I have been in contact with a COVID case.

These measures can be adapted by the health authorities. Families will be supported according to their needs.