Several Liberty students test postive for COVID-19

The district has learned that several members of the LCSD community have tested positive for COVID-19:

  • A Liberty Elementary School student who was last on campus April 9 has tested positive for COVID-19. Health officials say no contact tracing is required.
  • A fully remote Liberty Elementary School student has tested positive for Covid-19 today. The student was not on campus. Health officials say no contact tracing is required.
  • A Liberty Middle School student who was last on campus April 9 has tested positive for COVID-19. Health officials say no contact tracing is required.
  • Two employees of the bus company that transports LCSD students have tested positive for COVID-19. Staff members and parents and guardians of students who may be at risk for exposure to COVID-19 have been individually notified by a building principal, administrator or school nurse. Contact tracers from Sullivan County Public Health Services also reach out to people at risk for contracting the coronavirus and advise them of what steps to take.

Our thoughts are with the individuals who tested positive and we wish them a speedy recovery. Privacy laws restrict the disclosure of personally identifiable information of anyone who has tested positive for the coronavirus.

For more information about our health and safety procedures please reach out to your building principal. Questions about COVID-19 should be directed to your healthcare provider or Sullivan County Public Health Services at 845-292-5910

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