COVID-19 MOCHA  Safety & Health Guidelines


  • Students will be segmented into groups of no more than 14 children per room; non-siblings will be spaced out at a minimum of 3 feet apart and 6 feet or more while eating. 

  • Each group of children will not be allowed to intermingle with other groups

  • We offer staggering lunch and break schedules for each group.

  • Adults will be asked to form a line outside of the building during pick-up and drop-off; no more than two adults can pick-up/drop-off their camper(s); we will require and place marks indicating a minimum of six-foot spacing between families.  

  • Everyone entering the facility is required to wear a face covering.

  • Each child or group/pair of siblings will have their own personal art supply kit to use during camp; art supplies will not be shared. 

  • Children will be asked to wash their hands or sanitize every two hours.


  • Students will be asked to wash their hands for 20 seconds, every two hours.

  • Staff, Teaching Artists, and volunteers are required to wash their hands for 20 seconds, every two hours. 

  • MOCHA will provide hand-sanitizer for adults and children to use when they enter the building.  We have two public sinks for students and parents to use.  Additionally, the large Classroom has three sinks and both restrooms each have two sinks.  All sinks are accompanied by soap dispensers.

  • The rooms, restrooms, and other high touch spaces will be disinfected every two hours.  

Measures to Protect Employee and Campers Health

  • All employees have been told not to come to work if sick.

  • Please keep your children at home if they are sick.

  • Touchless symptom checks are being conducted before employees and campers may enter MOCHA at 1221 Broadway, LL-49, Oakland, 94612.  If your camper is ill, they can participate in most of our camps virtually and supplies will be mailed to your home.

  • Employees and campers are required to wear face coverings, as appropriate.

  • Break rooms, bathrooms, and other common areas are being disinfected frequently, on the following schedule:

  • Break rooms: minimum every two hours

☒ Bathrooms: minimum every two hours

☒ Other (Classrooms and common areas): minimum every two hours

  • We provide contactless payment, registration, and check-in/out systems or, if not feasible, we sanitize payment registration, or check-in/out systems regularly.  

  • Campers should bring their own lunch, snacks, and reusable water bottle.

  • Due to all of the strict guidelines required by the government, MOCHA will not provide snacks or drinks for camp; we do have a water dispenser that will be disinfected after each use and assistance will be provided to our campers who have physical limitations.

  • Campers will be assigned to a table for the duration of the program.