Testing

Santee School District is following the California Department of Public Health’s guidance for testing, quarantining/isolation and group contact tracing. Please refer to the San Diego County Office of Education Decision Trees (English | Spanish) for guidance on testing, and connect with your school office staff regarding your return to school.

FREE COVID-19 TESTING FOR STUDENTS AND STAFF

The District offers no-cost COVID tests for students and staff, under certain conditions, at the District COVID Testing Center located at 9625 Cuyamaca Street in Santee. 

To use the Santee SD COVID Testing Center, students MUST BE at least 4 years of age and MUST BE ABLE to follow instructions provided by tester and swab inside their own nose. Students who cannot swab themselves must visit their pediatrician or use one of the County Testing Locations.

STUDENT TESTING

No-cost rapid antigen testing is available for students. Results should be available within 60 minutes. Walk-Ins are allowed but are subject to closure during peak times. Appointments are strongly recommended. 

Monday – Friday: 7:15 – 9:15 a.m. | 2:15 – 4:15 p.m.

One-time Student Registration - Please register before visiting the Testing Center.

Make an Appointment – Click on a Desired Day With Blue Highlight, Click on the Desired Time with Spots Left, Click Confirm. Bring evidence of appointment time (i.e. picture on phone, printed email verification).

Use Testing Center Line 2 if you have an appointment.

Use Testing Center Line 3 if you do not have an appointment. 

STAFF TESTING

No-cost rapid antigen and PCR testing options are available for staff.

Rapid Antigen Testing

Monday – Friday: 7:15 – 9:15 a.m. | 2:15 – 4:15 p.m.

Use Testing Center Line 2 if you have an appointment.

Use Testing Center Line 3 if you do not have an appointment. 

*STAFF ONLY* Monday – Friday: 7:00 – 7:15 a.m. Walk-ins only, no appointment necessary. Use Testing Center Line 1.

One-time Staff Registration - Please register before visiting the Testing Center. 

Make an Appointment – If you plan to come outside of the walk-in window, please make an appointment. Click on a Desired Day With Blue Highlight, Click on the Desired Time with Spots Left, Click Confirm. Bring evidence of appointment time (i.e. picture on phone, printed email verification).

  

Please note: End times listed are when the last test is administered. During peak times, line entry will be cutoff early to ensure the last entrant is tested by the end time.