PPE Supply Management

  • Centralized purchasing will be used when possible. Both charts below are guidance and are subject to change.

    Disposal Face Coverings Supplies

    • Initial recommended quantities per 100 individuals per group per school
    Group Quantity per 100 per group 12-week supply at 100% Attendance 12-week supply at 50% Attendance 12-week supply at 25% Attendance Assumptions
    Students 100 masks per week 1,200 600 300 1 disposable mask per week per student (to supplement the cloth masks provided by par­ent/guardian).
    Teachers and other staff 500 6,000 3,000 1,500 5 disposable masks per week per teacher.
    School nurses and health providers 1,000 12,000 6,000 3,000 10 disposable masks per week per school nurse.

    High-Intensity Contact with Students Supplies

    Item 1-week Supply for 1 staff 12-week supply Assumptions
    Disposable Nitrile Gloves 10 120 10 pairs disposable nitrile gloves per week, per staff.
    Disposable Gowns 10 120 10 disposable gowns per week, per staff.
    Eye Protection 2 n/a 2 re-usable eye protection per staff total.
    Face Shields 2 n/a 2 reusable face shields per staff total.
    Waste Disposal Medium 1 n/a 1 unit per staff total.
    N-95 Ventilating Masks* 10 120 10 N-95 masks per week, per staff.

    *Note: N-95 masks are recommended only if staff will be in contact with a suspected COVID-19 positive case and/or performing aerosol-generating procedures. Those employees required to wear N95 respirators will need to be fit tested and medically evaluated in order to determine if the employee is capable of wearing an N95 respirator without impacting their health.

    The recommendations shown in the charts above are illustrative and may not reflect the actual PPE needs for Nassau BOCES.

Last Modified on August 30, 2021