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Testing Your Student at Home as They Return from Break

California encourages all school children to access at-ho​​​me COVID-19 testing as they return to school following breaks.

California encourages parents to:

  1. Test their children for COVID-19 as they return back to school from break, and
  2. Share the test results with their local health department via the Primary.Health link sent by your school or, if you did not receive a school link, report via the Primary.Health website or by accessing Primary.Health with a smartphone (by scanning a QR code).

Please use the following resources to encourage parents to access at-home COVID-19 testing as they send their children back to school following breaks.

School administrators, please email with questions.

Share the following resources with your communities. This material is downloadable and shareable.

Fact Sheet

Post-School Break Testing Fact Sheet
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How to Test Your Student for COVID-19 as They Return from Break: English (PDF), Spanish (PDF)


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Parents, Please Share Your Test Results Flyer English (PDF), Spanish (PDF).​

Social Media  

Use the following images and message on social media.

Click on each image to enlarge, then right click and "save as."​


Classroom with teacher and student with text overlay "Free testing for schoolchildren and school staff"
Suggested Messaging:

Contact your child’s school about free COVID-19 testing options available for your student.   

Learn about COVID-19 and CA schools . 


Free testing for schoolchildren and school staff


Pruebas gratuitas para estudiantes y personal escolar

Suggested Messaging:

Comunícate con la escuela de tu hijo ara conocer las opciones de pruebas gratuitas de COVID-19 disponibles para tu estudiante. 

 Obtén más información sobre COVID-19 y las escuelas de CA

Pruebas gratuitas para estudiantes y personal escolar

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