SDIRC Announces Positive COVID-19 Case at VBHS 10-7

SDIRC Announces Positive COVID-19 Case at VBHS 10-7
Posted on 10/08/2020
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Vero Beach, FL, October 7, 2020– Today, our school district received information confirming that two students at the Vero Beach High School main campus tested positive for COVID-19. The Department of Health completed a case investigation and contact tracing that identified the number of individuals listed below as meeting close contact criteria with the students who tested positive. These students will be required to quarantine, and monitor for symptoms, prior to returning to campus. The families of these students required to quarantine have been contacted and notified of this information by individual phone calls from district officials. All Vero Beach High School 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 Thursday, October 8th.

Vero Beach High School

Positive student case #1: 18 students quarantined
Positive student case #2: 37 students quarantined

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 8, 2020