The safety and well-being of our community is always our first priority. As such, you can rest assured that we have been actively monitoring the spread of COVID-19 around the world. On March 11, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic. This means that countries must now focus on containing the virus and actively preparing their health services to respond. AISL is following its Infectious Disease Response Protocol, which may lead to changes to programs or campus access as the situation unfolds. Moving forward, it is critical that all AISL community members read all emails and messages from the school about COVID-19.
Although there are not yet confirmed cases in Zambia, we are actively preparing for that eventuality. Here are some of the actions we have taken so far:
We are proceeding with the assumption that we may face a campus closure as this situation unfolds. Many campuses around the world have had to close. To prepare for this, we have been reviewing, revising, and testing our distance learning programs. In the case of a campus closure, we are ready to continue our educational programs online. We will send out more detailed information on this when necessary.
There are some important areas where we will need help from the parent community. Keeping our community safe is everyone’s responsibility. Please review and adhere to the following action items:
If you wish to learn more about COVID-19, here are informative websites from the CDC and WHO.
The Leopard's Tale is our main medium to keep our families informed on such things as the day to day happenings on campus, after school activities, summaries of any arts and sports events, helpful resources, and important dates and reminders.
Parent Information Sessions
Here are the upcoming sessions – all parents are welcome and encouraged to attend: