SHIELD COVID-19 Testing

We have partnered with SHIELD Illinois to provide free saliva based COVID-19 tests to the community. Testing is available to anyone in the community regardless of symptoms. Please create a SHIELD portal account to schedule an appointment.

LOCATION:

STERLING HIGH SCHOOL , Door #1, Rm 113

1608 4th Avenue Sterling, IL 61081

SCHEDULE:

No Testing during Spring Break: March 14-18th

1) Testing for symptomatic SPS students and staff:

Every school day from 11:00 AM - Noon

2) Community Testing for anyone:

Every school day from 9:00-10:00 AM

REQUIREMENT- CREATE A PORTAL PRIOR TO ARRIVING :

Please follow the directions below in order to create a portal PRIOR to arriving for testing.

FIRST, create your portal, prior to arriving, by going to Portal.shieldillinois.com and use the Agency Code below.

Agency Code for Community Members: df5brbrj

Agency Code for SPS Students and Staff: e80e6n7k

For step-by-step directions on how to set up your portal, click the link below.

One-Time Portal Set-up Instructions

SECOND, If you are a parent and are getting your child/children tested, you will need to follow the directions below to add your child(ren) to your portal as a dependent so you can receive their results. You will want to ensure you put your student's name, birthday, and SPS email address to ensure you receive the results. For your student's SPS email address, sign into Skyward and visit their Family Access page.

For step-by-step directions on how to add your child as a dependent, click the link below:

Family Portal Accounts

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For step-by-step directions on how to locate your student's SPS email address in your Family Access Skyward account, click the link below:

Located Student SPS Email Address Directions

THIRD, Sterling Public Schools does not have access to results for you or your child when testing through community testing. If you have trouble with your portal or accessing your results, please contact SHIELD Patient Support at 217-265-6059 and see the flyer below.

Shield IL Patient Support

For additional information, please click the link below.