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EPISD reports positive COVID-19 cases

(EL PASO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT -- Oct. 8, 2020) — EPISD today confirmed three on-campus and four off-campus COVID-19 positive cases among students and district personnel.

The three on-campus case where students at Wiggs and Henderson middle schools and an employee at the Delta Operational Center. As outlined in EPISD’s School Reopening Guidelines, the District has notified all students and personnel who had contact with the infected individual and must quarantine for 14 days to monitor for symptoms.

The four off-campus cases were students, none of whom have had activity on EPISD schools recently.

To abide by federal privacy laws, EPISD will not disclose the name, gender or any other information of the student.

For information about EPISD’s Reopening Plan and protocols, visit episd.org.

For more COVID-19 reporting in EPISD, visit the EPISD COVID-19 Dashboard at bit.ly/EPISDCOVID19Dashboard