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Outdoor Areas to Reopen on June 15
Outdoor Areas to Reopen on June 15
Posted on 06/11/2020
The Indian River School District is pleased to announce that its schools will begin reopening some outdoor areas for public use beginning on Monday, June 15. The guidelines for use were provided to school districts as part of the Governor’s Phase II Reopening Plan. We ask that everyone strictly adhere to the following guidelines.

General Guidance to all Individuals

• Cloth face coverings must be worn in accordance with the State of Emergency order.
• Individuals or teams must have hand sanitizer readily available.
• At all times, individuals who are not part of a household should maximize physical distance from others and remain six (6) feet apart.
• All individuals, when in public, should maximize physical distance from others.

Athletic Field Use

• Youth sports and other types of physical activity for children may resume provided that participants can social distance at all times during the activities (no contact between participants and/or coaches).
• Participants should bring their own drinks and not use shared water fountains.
• Coaches and staff (if applicable) must wear cloth face coverings in accordance with the State of Emergency order.
• Program coordinators should make hand sanitizer or handwashing stations readily available for employees/participants.
• Programs utilizing school fields must submit a district “Facility Use” form prior to the first session.

Track

• Visitors must maintain proper social distancing while walking or running on the track.

Pickleball and Tennis Courts

• Pickleball and tennis courts will be open to the public as long as participants maintain proper social distancing on the courts.  
• Spectators must also follow social distancing guidelines.

The Indian River School District greatly appreciates the community’s support, cooperation and understanding during the recent school closings related to the COVID-19 pandemic.