Camdenton School District confirms case of COVID-19 at summer school
CAMDENTON, Mo. (KY3) - A person who attended the summer school program at Dogwood Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19, according to Camdenton R-3 School Superintendent Tim Hadfield.
Hadfield said he could not confirm whether the positive case was a staff member or a student, but he said both students and staff were exposed to the confirmed case.
“We are following the guidance of local health authorities,” Hadfield said in a message to KY3/KSPR’s Andrew Havranek.
Hadfield said the staff and students who were exposed are isolating or quarantining, and said “fortunately, currently, all are healthy and doing well.”
In a phone call to parents, the school said administrators determined it was not necessary to close summer school after consulting with county and local health officials.
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