The health agency said it will continue to monitor the state of the pandemic and will reassess the need for a testing requirement if the situation changes.
The recommendation is a sharp change from holidays a year ago, when health officials warned against travel and all but the most limited family gatherings.
While every school district has its own rules for containing COVID-19 on campus, the CDC has also released recommendations to help schools stay safe.
Bookmark this page for a running list of ongoing testing blitzes, as well as some stationary centers that offer the tests.
Three statewide airports will soon have testing sites on the premises and increase COVID safety messaging for inbound passengers.
The number of deaths reported daily in Arizona peaked in mid-July, when more than 90 COVID-19 related deaths were being recorded on a daily basis.
Researchers say the saliva-based test could reduce the wait time for results from 48 hours to ten minutes.
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