How are decisions made about closing schools or how long they should be closed?
Typically, these decisions are made by school administrators, in consultation with state and local public health departments.
How are decisions made about canceling extracurricular activities before or after school? How about cancellation of sporting or other events outside of my school district?
These decisions are made by affected schools in consultation with public health agencies. At this time, public health agencies in Eastern Oregon are not advising school closures. Here is a link with more information from OHA and ODE: https://www.oregon.gov/ode/students-and-family/healthsafety/Documents/Questions-About-School-Closures.pdf