SDIRC Announces Two Positive COVID-19 Cases 10-22

SDIRC Announces Two Positive COVID-19 Cases 10-22
Posted on 10/22/2020

Vero Beach, FL, October 22, 2020 – Today, our school district received information confirming that one student at Sebastian River High School and one student at Fellsmere Elementary School 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 individuals 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 families and staff members at each campus were notified by School Messenger call confirming the positive case on their 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 each campus to ensure a safe and healthy environment for the return of students and staff members tomorrow, Friday, October 23rd.

Sebastian River High School
1 positive student case: 5 students quarantined

Fellsmere Elementary School
1 positive student case: 16 students quarantined

Contact: Cristen Maddux
Telephone: 772-564-5527


October 22, 2020