COVID-19 Protocols


South Suburban Montessori School is OPEN for all students for both in-person and remote learning for the 2020-2021 school year!

SSMS remains committed to the health and safety of our school community. As we continue to monitor CDC, Cuyahoga County Board of Health, and ODH guidance and recommendations, we are prepared to adjust our approach as needed.

Safety measures include:

    • Enhanced Entrance Protocols:
      • Staggered drop off times
      • Multiple entrance points to avoid large groups
      • Daily medical screenings
      • Hand sanitizing stations available at entries
    • Enhanced Building Protocols:
      • Face coverings required for staff, faculty, and all students over age 3
      • Limited cohort sizes
      • No mixing of cohorts
      • Newly created outdoor learning environments
      • Handwashing required before entering a classroom
      • One-way traffic to limit large groups
      • No visitors allowed in the building
      • Staggered playground times
      • Increased spacing between lockers
    • Enhanced Cleaning Protocols:
      • High touch point areas are cleaned every two hours
      • Restrooms cleaned and sanitized multiple times per day
      • Materials are cleaned between student use
      • The school is cleaned by a certified cleaning service each school day

Please email with any questions about our COVID-19 Protocols.