Iowa County confirmed its first positive case of COVID-19 on March 23rd.
For the most current information from the Iowa County Health Department, please visit: https://www.iowacounty.org/departments/COVID-19
Governor Evers has issued Emergency Order #12 to institute a Safer At Home policy. The order is effective at 8:00 am on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 and remain in effect until 8:00 am Friday, April 24, 2020, or until a superseding order is issued. Wisconsin residents must comply with this order. As outlined in the order, individuals can leave their home to perform tasks essential to maintain health and safety, get services and supplies necessary for staying home, and care for others. Please read the full order HERE.
The safety of our students and staff is our top priority. We are closely monitoring the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). This is a dynamic situation with available information and guidance changing on a daily basis. We will continue to share updates on this page as they become available. Thank you for your patience, understanding, and flexibility.
School buildings will be closed to the public until further notice. Please also assume events are canceled or postponed until further notice.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Virtual Learning Resources
VIRTUAL LEARNING GUIDE FOR FAMILIES
HIGH SCHOOL VIRTUAL LEARNING UPDATES
GUIDE FOR DISCUSSION
Lunch/Breakfast Pick Up
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Updates to Families & Staff
March 27, 2020: Letter from Superintendent Wainwright
March 24, 2020: Confirmed Iowa County Case
March 17, 2020: Last call for belongings pick up
March 17, 2020: Schools Closed Indefinitely
March 16, 2020: Pick Up of Belongings
March 15, 2020: School closing effective March 16
March 13, 2020: Mandatory School Closure Forthcoming
March 11, 2020: COVID-19 Update
The Mineral Point Unified School District has a School Board election April 7. For the health and safety of the poll workers, as well as yourself, please consider requesting an absentee ballot by mail.
Please use https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/ to verify you are registered and to request an absentee ballot. If you miss the deadline to register and to request your ballot online, you can still register and vote absentee in-person at City Hall starting Monday, March 23rd until Friday, April 3rd.
The deadline to submit an absentee application to have the ballot mailed is Thursday, April 2nd. The ballot has to be returned to City Hall by Election Day, April 7th at 8 pm. For more information you can check out our website, https://cityofmineralpoint.com/, or the WEC website, https://elections.wi.gov/node/6719. If you have any questions please call City Hall at 608-987-2361. If you do not vote in the city, check myvote.wi.gov to see who your clerk is before you do in-person voting.
Best Hygiene Practices
- Frequent and thorough handwashing with soap and water
- Cover coughs and sneezes
- Avoid touching your face
- Stay home when sick
- Practice social distancing (at least 6 feet away from other people)
- Staying at home and only going out for essential activities
- Clean and disinfect all frequently-touch surfaces
- Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
- Wisconsin Department of Health Services
- Iowa County Health Department
- Upland Hills Health