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COVID-19 dashboard

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Salem Academy and College is closely monitoring COVID-19 cases among our students, faculty, staff, and campus contractors. The COVID-19 Dashboard is used to report this information to our campus community.

Active Cases and Cumulative Cases statistics are updated daily as confirmed COVID-19 cases are reported and arise. Weekly Symptomatic Student Testing and Campus Surveillance Testing statistics are updated on Friday by 4:00 pm. Quarantine and Isolation Housing statistics are updated daily as situations requiring the use of special on-campus housing for residential students arise.

Updated: 10/15/2021

Active COVID-19 Cases

*Case counts are updated daily as confirmed cases arise.

The following chart shows the total number of students, faculty, staff, and campus contractors who are in isolation and actively recovering from a confirmed case of COVID-19 based on a positive test result.

Academy Students

College Students

Academy and College Faculty

Academy and College Staff

Contractors

0

0

0

0

0

Cumulative COVID-19 Cases

*Case counts are updated daily as confirmed cases arise.

The following chart shows the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases (including active cases) among students, faculty, staff, and campus contractors since August 1, 2021. 

Students

Faculty

Staff

Contractors

6

1

1

0

Symptomatic Student Testing

*Statistics are updated weekly.

The following chart shows the total number of COVID-19 tests administered on-campus in Student Health Services as a result of COVID-19 symptoms since August 1, 2021. 

Total Tests Administered by Health Services

9

Total Positive Results

0

Positivity Rate (Calculated Weekly on Friday Based on Weekly Test Results)

0%

Campus Surveillance Testing

*Statistics are updated weekly on Friday by 4:00 pm.

In order to monitor for the presence of COVID-19 and prevent campus community spread, students who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to participate in weekly surveillance testing pursuant to Salem Ready, Salem Strong policies. The surveillance testing program begins on August 23, 2021.

Total Tests Administered by Health Services

0

Total Positive Results

0

Positivity Rate (Calculated Weekly on Friday Based on Weekly Test Results)

< 1%

Quarantine and Isolation Housing

*Statistics are updated daily as situations arise requiring the use of special housing.

On-campus quarantine and isolation housing is provided for residential students. Commuter / day students, employees, and campus contractors are directed to quarantine and isolate in their own homes.

Rooms/Beds Reserved for Quarantine or Isolation

21

Rooms/Beds in Use by Academy

0

Rooms/Beds in Use by College

0

Percentage of Beds in Use

0%

Vaccination Rate

Percentage of Students Fully Vaccinated

88%

Important COVID-19 Health and Safety Reminders

Pursuant to Salem Ready, Salem Strong COVID-19 Triage, Testing, and Contact Tracing protocols, in the event that a campus member tests positive for COVID-19, any students, faculty, or staff who are determined by Salem to have had a close contact exposure will be contacted by Health Services (students) or Human Resources (employees) pursuant to our contact tracing protocols and provided additional instruction regarding testing and quarantine requirements. Campus members may also be contacted by the health department for contact tracing purposes and are expected to be responsive and participate fully in that process. To protect individuals’ private health information, Salem will not identify or offer personally identifying information about employees or students diagnosed with COVID-19, except as required by law.

Please review our Daily COVID-19 Screening Checklist to determine whether you are cleared to enter campus. If you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, exposure, or illness, DO NOT report to campus. In this situation, immediately follow our COVID-19 Reporting process to notify Health Services or the COVID-19 Response Team (students) or Human Resources (employees) and to receive further direction regarding testing and Quarantine and Isolation requirements.