SDIRC Announces Positive COVID-19 Case at IRA

SDIRC Announces Positive COVID-19 Case at Indian River Academy
Posted on 09/28/2020
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Vero Beach, FL, September 28, 2020– Today, our school district received information confirming that one staff member at Indian River Academy tested positive for COVID-19. The Department of Health completed a case investigation and contact tracing that identified fourteen students and four additional staff members as meeting close contact criteria with the staff member who tested positive. These fourteen students and four staff members will be required to quarantine, and monitor for symptoms, prior to returning to campus. The families of the fourteen students required to quarantine have been contacted and notified of this information by individual phone calls from district officials. All Indian River Academy families and staff members were notified by School Messenger call confirming the positive case on campus, the number of individuals required to quarantine, and that the families of students required to quarantine had been notified. Custodial services are disinfecting and sanitizing all areas of campus to ensure a safe and healthy environment for the return of students and staff members on Tuesday, September 29th.

Contact: Cristen Maddux
Telephone: 772-564-5527
Email  Cristen.Maddux@indianriverschools.org
Website www.indianriverschools.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 28, 2020