Middle School student, last on campus Oct. 6, tests positive for COVID-19 | LMS classes continue as scheduled

The district learned late Friday, Oct. 16 that a Liberty Middle School student has tested positive for COVID-19.

At the time of test the student was already in quarantine and had not attended school during  an infectious period. The student was last in school on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020. Sullivan County Public Health Services is not recommending that any additional Middle School students or staff quarantine.

Liberty Middle School remains open and no interruption in instruction is expected. The district will continue to follow the guidance of Sullivan County health officials.

The health and safety of our students and staff is always our first priority, and we will continue to keep you informed via our mass messaging system and the district’s website. Notifications about COVID-19 are posted on the district website and sent directly to Liberty staff and families.

Privacy laws restrict the disclosure or confirmation of any personally identifiable information and we cannot identify anyone who has tested positive for the coronavirus.

For more information about our health and safety procedures please contact your building principal. Any additional questions, including information about testing procedures, should be directed to Sullivan County Public Health Services at 845-292-5910.

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