Stay Informed About COVID-19

DECS is committed to the health and safety of it’s students, families, and staff.
Please follow the links below for up-to-date information regarding COVID-19:


St. Louis County Health Department

General Information


Minnesota Department of Health (MDH):

General Information

Situation Update

Prepare & Prevent

MDH Public COVID-19 Hotline:  651-201-3920 or 1-800-657-3903


Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

General Information

How COVID-19 Spreads



Protect Yourself

Helpful Information for Talking With Children About COVID-19


These are unsettling times.  Please know that DECS will follow all MDH guidance.  We encourage you to stay calm. We will provide further updates as we receive them.