Crespi Carmelite High School is committed to providing accurate and transparent information regarding COVID-19 cases on our campus, while also maintaining privacy and confidentiality for our students and staff. 
 
In light of the rapidly changing implications surrounding COVID-19, we have created this page for you to find the most recent information regarding cases, school closures, and any other general questions and concerns you may have. 

For immediate inquiry, please contact Aaron Robinson, Communications Manager at arobinson@crespi.org.

COVID-19 SAFETY PROTOCOL

COVID-19 Symptoms

COVID-19 affects different people in different ways. Infected people have had a wide range of symptoms reported – from mild symptoms to severe illness.
 
Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

Look for emergency warning signs for COVID-19. If someone is showing any of these signs, seek emergency medical care immediately:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion
  • Inability to wake or stay awake
  • Bluish lips or face
 
Call your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.

IMPORTANT: Please keep your student home if he exhibits any of the above symptoms.

COVID-19 FAQ

List of 6 frequently asked questions.

  • Q: I am not receiving communications from Crespi.  What can I do?

    If you find that you aren't getting school emails or text message notifications from school, please do the following:

    • Sign in to Crespi Connect, and click on your name in the upper right hand corner.
    • Click on PROFILE.
    • Here, you have the capability to add a new/edit phone numbers and digital addresses.
    • There is nothing further you need to do; this automatically gets refreshed and you will be synced to the correct mailing lists.
    If you STILL find you are not receiving information, and your email and phone information is correct, please contact Aaron Robinson, Communications Manager, at arobinson@crespi.org or at (818) 654-1330 for further assistance.
  • Q: How can I speak with my Guidance Counselor?

    Crespi is taking every step necessary to ensure that our students still maintain open lines of communication with their guidance counselors. If a student wishes to speak with a counselor, or a parent wishes to reach out themselves, please email the counselor directly. You can also email Mr. Julio Murcia, Executive Director of Student Services, at jmurcia@crespi.org.

    An e-conference session, through Zoom, can be made available based on the schedules of both the student and the counselor. Don't hesitate to reach out!
  • Q: Whom do I contact if I need assistance?

    For academic-related inquiries, please contact your teacher directly via e-mail or Crespi Connect. You may also contact the department chair, or VP of Academics / Dean of Men

    For any technical issues relating to password resets, or inability to login to a platform (Crespi Connect, GSuite, or Zoom) please email helpdesk@crespi.org.

    For all other questions or concerns, please contact Communciations Manager, Aaron Robinson, at (818) 654-1330 or at arobinson@crespi.org.
  • Q: When will Crespi re-open and resume classes?

    As conditions evolve, we will continue to provide you with updated information on the timeline and next steps for transitioning students back into our school building. 

    Please refer to our COVID-19 FAQ section for more general questions and official updates.
  • Q: When will sports resume?

    All athletic events, including games, practices, meetings, and tryouts have been postponed indefinitely.  

    For more information, please check the CIF Southern Section website:
    https://cifss.org/

    Brian Bilek, Director of Athletics, can be reached at bbilek@crespi.org for further details.
  • Q: What are the school-sanctioned methods or e-conferencing and discourse between students and teachers?

    Zoom
    Google Meet
    Crespi Connect
    Google Classroom

    Please contact Ms. Mello Shorter, Educational Technology Specialist for more information at mshorter@crespi.org.