HEALTH & SAFETY
Health and safety of children and staff has always been a priority for Roots to Wings. Each of our family enterprises is held to high standards of safety and cleanliness while maintaining a caring and nurturing environment where children can thrive.
Our COVID-19 response was exemplary –flexible and adaptive to changing requirements. We were and still are in constant and close contact with the guidance provided by the CDC and CDPHE, and by our nurse consultant from Children’s Hospital.
Health & Safety Practices In Place
Requiring any children or staff with respiratory illness symptoms or fever to return home and stay home until fever free for at least 24 hours
Frequent handwashing 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
Continuous health & safety training for our staff, including first aid and CPR certification
Frequent disinfecting and sanitizing of high-touch toys
Training teachers on common signs of illness in children, and placing signage in every classroom to keep signs of illness top of mind
Ensuring appropriate teacher-student classroom ratios
Maintaining an up-to-date and customized Safe School Plan posted in all classrooms for easy teacher access