Following the positive test result, health officials were notified and the district assisted in the contact tracing process. The Department of Health will inform those who are identified as being a close contact and will issue any quarantine orders if necessary. Any staff member and/or student asked to quarantine will return to the middle school only when released to do so by the health officials.
Schools in the district are closed Monday for Columbus Day. As of Monday, Udall Middle School is still scheduled to be open on Tuesday. According to the NY State COVID-19 School Report Card, in addition to the middle school case, as of Monday there are three reported positive cases reported at West High School: one “on-site” student and two “off-site” students.