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El Paso High student tests positive for COVID-19

(EL PASO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT -- Sept. 26, 2020) — EPISD today learned that a student who was on campus Sept. 25 at El Paso High School tested positive for COVID-19.

As outlined in EPISD’s School Reopening Guidelines, the District has notified all students and personnel who may have been in the same areas on campus. The exposure is considered low risk because of limited contact with other students and staff.

All affected areas of the campus have been disinfected.

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.