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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Caldwell ISD will close schools through April 10, 2020.  Our main offices at 203 N. Gray will be open for limited business. You may call from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for information.  We are currently not accepting on sight visitors.


This is our page for information about how the COVID-19, novel coronavirus, is impacting our school operation.


Please do not come to our school if you are sick, running a fever, or have been exposed to COVID-19.



Sports/Extra-curricular Activities


UIL has cancelled all athletic activities until May 6th. No Athletic practices will be allowed this week.  No gatherings of more than 10 will be allowed.


What to do with the Kids?

During the closing we will provide short activities for you to do at home with your children.  Check out the activity list at "Reinforcement of Current Learning/ Interim Learning Opportunities" - more will be added daily.



CES/CIS Cafeteria will be providing lunch daily at their location from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Drive by and pick up a brown bag for every child in your home. (Kids must be in the car to receive a free lunch). 
Each bag will contain a protein, fruit, vegetable, milk, and a breakfast item for the next day.
Food Pick-up Locations
*Please try to arrive within the time frames listed below as the servers can only stay 20 minutes and must move on to the next stop.*
11:30 - 11:50  Hicks Baptist Church (FM 2000)
12:30 - 12:50 Chriesman Community Center
11:30 - 11:50 Caldwell Motel (HWY 21)
12:00 - 12:20 Cade Lake Church
12:30 - 12:50 Cade Lake Volunteer Fire Dept
11:30 - 11:50 Strickland Funeral Home
12:00 - 12:20 Freeman Town School (in front of school)
12:30 - 12:50 St. Mary's Catholic Church
11:45 - 12:05 Belltown St. Paul's Community Church (CR347)
12:30 - 12:50 Deanville Volunteer Fire Dept.
11:00-1:00 Elementary School
11:00-1:00 Middle School
11:00-1:00 Bus Barn


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COVID-19 Current Risk Assessment (from the CDC. See links below for additional information).


  • For the majority of people, the immediate risk of being exposed to the virus that causes COVID-19 is thought to be low. There is not widespread circulation in most communities in the United States.
  • People in places where ongoing community spread of the virus that causes COVID-19 has been reported are at elevated risk of exposure, with increase in risk dependent on the location.
  • Healthcare workers caring for patients with COVID-19 are at elevated risk of exposure.
  • Close contacts of persons with COVID-19 also are at elevated risk of exposure.
  • Travelers returning from affected international locations where community spread is occurring also are at elevated risk of exposure, with increase in risk dependent on location.
What Your Can Do to Help Prevent the Spread of this Disease
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Use hand sanitizer when you cannot wash.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, ears, nose and month with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with sick people.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your mouth and news with the side of your elbow when you sneeze or cough.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched items.
Additional Information provided by State, Local and National Health Departments.