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2022 Thanksgiving and Winter Break Distribution
Posted 11/14/22

2022 Thanksgiving and Winter Break Distribution - 

Letter to Parents – Fall 2022


Dear Westwood Community,


In preparation for returning from Thanksgiving and Winter Break, please review and follow COVID-19 protocols to help ensure a safe learning environment for all Los Angeles Unified students and staff. 


It is recommended, but not required, for students to test within 48 hours of entering campus after Thanksgiving and Winter breaks. Please note we are distributing rapid antigen tests to all students and staff on or before Friday, November 18, 2022. These tests have varying expiration dates, however, they are authorized for use beyond their expiration date by the California Department of Public Health, see letter in English and Spanish


The rapid tests should be taken at home 24-48 hours before students and staff return to school on Monday, November 28, 2022 and Monday, January 9, 2023. 


Individuals who test NEGATIVE:

  • Do not upload to Daily Pass

  • Attend school on Monday, November 28, 2022/Monday, January 9, 2023


Individuals who test POSITIVE

  • DO NOT attend school/work

  • Isolate immediately 

  • Contact a doctor to make a plan for care, and 

  • On a separate paper, write down the following information and take a picture:

  1. Full legal name

  2. Date of birth

  3. Test date

  4. Last date on site (if applicable)

  5. “POSITIVE” 


A copy of this letter has been posted to our website under “Community News” that includes live links.


For assistance with uploading test results, please contact the Family Help Desk at 213-443-1300, Monday-Friday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.  



Kathy Flores