The Sidney Central School District has been notified that one fifth-grade student has tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19). The student has not been on campus since Wednesday, January 6.
The Delaware County Health Department has conducted an investigation and the contact tracing has been completed. There will be no change to the instructional model at this time.
The exposure has been minimized in this case because of the emphasis placed on wearing face coverings, cohorting and social distancing. As stated in previous communications, the district is working in collaboration with local health departments to make sure all necessary procedures are followed. We ask that you please respect confidentiality laws at this time.
Please remember to use good hygiene, wear a face covering, wash hands thoroughly and often, and practice social distancing. We will continue to communicate with you regularly regarding pertinent health and educational matters. Thank you for your continued support and patience.