COVID-19 Testing, Dashboard, Pathfinder

Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) remains committed to the health and safety of our students and staff. JCPS leaders continue to monitor developments in our community and are in close contact with local and state health officials. 

COVID-19 vaccinations are available across Jefferson County to anyone 12 years of age or older. To find locations providing the vaccine near you.

There are  22 JCPS middle and high schools with drive thru COVID-19 testing sites for JCPS students, staff and families. These sites are open Mon.-Fri. from 3 - 7 p.m. Here is a list of the sites.  Due to the high demand, it is recommended you make an appointment to get a test. 

Weekly COVID-19 testing for students and staff is now being offered in every JCPS school. Students must have a parental consent form. Wild Health is administering the in-school testing and promising same day results. For more on the in-school tests as well as the 22 regional testing sites being managed by SphereDX, click here

If your child tests positive for COVID-19 or is identified as a close contact of a positive case and required to quarantine, here's a short video explaining what happens next and how your child will get their school work during quarantine. 


The JCPS dashboard is available for the community to view information about the number of positive cases and the number of contacts that have to be quarantined at each school in our district. To view the current counts of positive cases and those who are currently in quarantine, please click here. The information included in this COVID-19 in JCPS dashboard reflects the total number of students and staff that have ever tested positive or were quarantined since the start of the 2021-22 school year which began on August 11th.

Information about Pathfinder School of Innovation

Pathfinder School of Innovation is a virtual school and an online learning option for students in grades K-12. It has always been our goal to engage as many students as possible in this style of learning. We have more than 3,000 students enrolled and that exceeds the number of students we initially anticipated.

At this point in time, we want to provide as much support as possible to our current students. As we continue to build up this school and program, we are maintaining a waiting list for interested students.

If you have applied to Pathfinder, you will be notified when space becomes available.

If you have further questions about Pathfinder, please see our website,

Apply to 6-12 grade Pathfinder School of Innovation

Apply for elementary virtual learning through Pathfinder School of Innovation