Covid-19 Protocols and Procedures

Walden remains committed to meaningful changes to routines and procedures for in-person instruction to protect one another and our community in a risk-mitigating way. The health and wellbeing of Walden and our neighboring communities is a priority for us.

We continue to educate ourselves on the best Covid prevention practices. Walden works closely with the Pasadena Public Health Department and follows the guidance of the CDC. 

All members of the Walden community have a shared responsibility to prevent the spread of Covid-19. This page provides the most recent information about Walden's Covid-19 protocols, updates, and community communications regarding Covid-19 precautions that have been put in place on our campus. Please review the guidelines below and follow our health and safety procedures to protect our students, faculty, staff, families, and surrounding communities.


Covid-19 protocols for students who test positive or are identified as a "close contact"

How to reach the Pandemic Coordinator

For time-sensitive questions or notifications outside of school hours, please text Nellie Yoshimura, Pandemic Coordinator, at 626-658-7928 and she will get back to you via text or call. Nellie can also be reached over email at



Daily Health Protocols




Campus Health and Safety Measures


We have instituted enhanced cleaning and disinfecting protocols, including daily deep cleaning, increased cleaning supplies, and additional hand washing and hand sanitizing stations.






It Takes A Village


All members of the Walden community have a shared responsibility to create a safe experience for our children. The implementation of several coordinated interventions can greatly reduce the risk of SARS-CoV-2 transmission. We ask students and families in collaboration with Walden’s faculty and staff to comply with the following expectations:





Additional Covid Resources for Parents and Caregivers

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