Uplift Education: Symptom-Free COVID-19 Testing Sites

To promote the safety of our entire Uplift in-person community, we are highly encouraging our families, scholars and staff to get their annual flu shot and consider getting tested for COVID-19 prior to their first day of in-person or hybrid learning. This is particularly important if your child is in the Middle School or High School, or is participating in sports or other extracurricular programs outside of school, or has been part of large social or family gatherings.  Please remember that most children are asymptomatic even if positive for COVID so by proactively testing before returning to in-person school, we can ensure that no member of our Uplift community is inadvertently exposing another member of our Uplift community to risk.  We have put together a list of locations in your community that offer free COVID-19 testing without requiring any signs of symptoms.  

City of Dallas  

Testing is open to anyone who is over the age of 5 and lives within the boundaries of the City of Dallas or Dallas County. (Must provide documentation of address ex. utility bill) 

Exceptions to the residency requirement 

  • First responders, DART drivers, healthcare workers, and all CISA essential workers; must have a work ID and must work in Dallas County/City of Dallas. 
  • City of Dallas and Dallas County employees; must provide a valid work ID. 

Drive-Thru Locations: 

Ellis Davis Field House 

Address: 9191 South Polk Street, Dallas, TX 75232

Hours: 7:30am – 4:00pm (or until testing limit is reached), Monday – Saturday 

Eastfield Campus of Dallas College 

Address: 3737 Motley Dr., Mesquite, TX 75150 

Hours: 7:30am-4:00pm, Monday – Friday.  

Walk-up Locations: 

Salvation Army/Pleasant Grove Corps Community Center 

Address: 8341 Elam Rd., Dallas, TX 75217 

Hours: 7:30am – 4:00pm (or until testing limit is reached), Monday – Saturday 

Goodwill Industries of Dallas, Inc./Los Barrios 

 Address: 3020 N. Westmoreland Road, Dallas, TX 75212 

Hours: 7:30am – 4:00pm (or until testing limit is reached), Monday – Saturday 

 Sam Tasby Middle School 

Address: 7001 Fair Oaks Ave., Dallas, TX 75231 

Hours: 7:30am – 4:00pm (or until testing limit is reached), Monday – Saturday 

State of Texas/Texas Division of Emergency Management 

Address: Mountain View College, 4849 W. Illinois Ave., Dallas, Texas 75211

Hours: 2:00pm-8:00pm, Wednesday – Friday 

Paul Quinn College 

Address: 3837 Simpson Stuart Road, Dallas, Texas 75241 

Hours: 10:00am – 4:00pm, Saturday

Good Street 

Address: 3110 Bonnie View Road, Dallas, Texas 75216 

Hours:  9:00am – 2:00pm, Monday – Saturday

Pre-test registration – https://texas.curativeinc.com  

City of Fort Worth  

The public testing sites in Tarrant County will remain open for the foreseeable future. Although the Public Health website only shows sites that are open for the current week, it is anticipated that these same sites will remain open until at least October. In addition to the locations on the website, there is also a testing site at NRH2O Family Water Park.   

This site offers self-administered mouth swabs Mondays-Saturdays, 8:00am-2:00pm. There is no Tarrant County residency requirement.   

Fort Worth residents can register for an appointment at https://texas.curativeinc.com  

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