SCSD No. 2 Continues to See a Decrease in COVID-19 Positive Cases

SCSD No. 2 Continues to See a Decrease in COVID-19 Positive Cases

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GREEN RIVER — Sweetwater County School District (SCSD) No. 2 Superintendent Craig Barringer is reporting five students and one employee within the district have tested positive for COVID-19.

According to a short press release from Barringer, “the number of students and staff who are out of school, either quarantined or testing positive for COVID, remain small.”

As of today, Friday, January 15, there are five students and one staff member who have tested positive in the district, Barringer said. There are 24 students and four staff members who are quarantined at this time.

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All families that were of concern have been contacted.


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