Issued in August 2020 and updated in August 2021, Administrative Rule AR GCC/GDC-R(2) COVID-19 Related Leave (Professional/Support Staff)) provides leave to eligible employees due to the ongoing COVID-19
pandemic in light of the expiration of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). In order to apply for COVID-19 related leave, complete the COVID-19 Leave Request Form.
A staff member is entitled to take emergency paid sick leave for up to ten (10) days (two weeks)
if the staff member is unable to work or telework because he or she:
1. is subject to a federal, state, or local quarantine due to the employee receiving a positive COVID-19 test result
2. is experiencing COVID-19 symptoms identified by the district and seeking a medical diagnosis
3. is subject to a federal, state, or local quarantine based on household close contact of a positive COVID-19 individual