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CAISL Community Information Page

Last updated September 9, 11:58:00 am.

This information page was created to consolidate in one page all the relevant information for parents during this period. We will update it regularly as new data is received about this rapidly changing situation.


CAISL has resumed in-person classes September 1st. 

A big warm welcome to all new and returning families!

Communications from the Director

September 8 - Director's Updates

  • COVID testing by the Government and form for parents' consent
  • Virus mitigation measure and Bubble at home
  • After-school Sports
  • Portugal & COVID & CAISL and a very challenging year.

September 1 - Director's Updates

  • Portugal & COVID & CAISL
  • Government Rules just published.
  • Testing for COVID

August 25 - Director's Updates

  • CAISL page regarding COVID
  • Health Monitoring Guidelines for the CAISL Community
  • What to do if a child cannot attend classes

August 18 - Director's Updates

  • Parent Essentials update for 2021-2022

August 11 - Director's Updates

  • School start 2021-2022

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Useful Links

If you or your child develops any of the symptoms (there is even the most minimal fever or if a cough develops), you are advised to call 808 24 24 24 (SNS24) for advice and to report your condition. (You will hear an options menu in Portuguese. Click "1 "and we have been assured that you will get a person who can speak English.) Also, please let us know (

PhD students at the Champalimaud Foundation decided to create an online document to centralize information and keep updating the measures the Portuguese Government is implementing - translated to English. Please note this is not an official document, it is a volunteering service from PhD students. Thank you to them for this service! In their words: “As a big disclaimer, we are trying to be as accurate as we can - if you are following the measures, let us know if we have made any mistakes, and or if you want to help, just drop us an email and we'll add you to the team that edits the document.