COVID-19 Plan

COVID-19 Preparedness

Divine Mercy Catholic School remains committed to providing our students and families with an educational experience of excellence grounded in our Catholic faith.   We have designed a comprehensive plan that is flexible enough to be responsive to the ever-changing impact of COVID-19 on our local community.

Please continue to check this webpage for further updates on our COVID-19 Preparedness plan. Updates will be made as needed.

January 2022 New COVID Guidelines (PPRP)

2021-2022 Student Home Daily COVID Checklist

2021-2022 School Year Pandemic Preparedness Plan

Update May 15, 2021

Update January 04, 2021

Update October 9, 2020:

Updated Archdiocesan PPRP

Update September 15, 2020:

COVID-19 Ateendance Tool for Parents

COVID-19 New Home Screening Tool for Students

Update August 27, 2020:

Daily Home Screening for Students

Update August 20, 2020:

DMCS COVID Response Plan

Update August 11, 2020

Minnesota Dept. of Health – COVID-19 Decision Tree

DMCS Town Hall Q&A Regarding Safely Reopening School


Update August 6, 2020:

Announcement from Mrs. Ashley, Mrs. Reeder and Mr. Wollersheim

Fall 2020 School Reopening Booklet

Divine Mercy Catholic School COVID Handbook Addendum

Dr Jules Nolan Advice to Parents for Schools Reopening

Governor Walz Exectuive Order for Schools (Please note pages 8-11 regarding masks and face shields)

Full Plan – Protcols for Reopening Schools for the FallsFull Plan – Protocols for Reopening Schools Safely



Update July 31, 2020:

Letter to Catholic School Families – From Bishop Cozzens
Bishop Cozzens addresses all Catholic School families in the Archdiocese of Minneapolis/St. Paul on their commitment to safety and reopening of all Catholic Schools. Over the last five months, a dedicated team has been working together to come up with a preparedness plan for the 2020-2021 school year.

Update July 16, 2020:

Announcement from Mrs. Ashley

This is an announement with all the current information DMCS currently has available regarding COVID-19.