Dec. 26 | Member of the School Community Tests Positive for COVID-19
The district learned about a positive COVID-19 case on Saturday, December 26, 2020.
An individual from the transportation department tested positive for Covid-19. We are working with the Albany County Department of Health on contact tracing. The Albany County Department of Health will reach out to all contacts and advise on the need to quarantine.
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and other privacy laws restrict the district from disclosing or confirming any personally identifiable information. We cannot identify anyone who has tested positive.
The district continues to follow all prevention protocols in accordance with guidelines from the New York State Department of Health and CDC — this includes a thorough cleaning and disinfecting of all school buildings. At this time, this district will remain open for in-person instruction upon returning from the holiday break.
Please reach out to your child’s principal if you have any questions.