Tucson, Arizona 2020-10-17 21:07:05 –
Tucson, Arizona — Amphitheater Unified School District says there was a person at Ironwood Ridge High School who reported a positive COVID-19 test.
In a letter sent to the family on Friday, the district reported on COVID-19 with mitigation protocols such as wearing a face cover at school, maintaining proper physical distance from others, and regular hand washing. He states that he is taking steps to control the epidemic.
The Pima County Health Department has been informed of positive cases of conducting contact tracing and contacting people who may have been exposed.
Dear Nighthawk Community,
We are pleased to inform you that the person who reported a positive COVID-19 test was at Ironwood Ridge High School. Notified to Pima County Health Department. Pima County Health performs contact tracing with positive COVID-19 test results and communicates with people who may have been exposed. The district has established a health protocol designed to minimize the spread of COVID-19.
The mitigation protocol can be found on the district website (https://www.amphi.com/Domain/4949).
• Wear a face cover at school
• Maintain proper physical distance from others
• Regular hand washing
Continue to follow these protocols and perform daily health examinations.
Do not come to school if you are ill or if any of the following symptoms begin to occur:
• Fever without antipyretic (temperature above 100 ° F)
• Loss of smell and taste
• Cough • Muscle pain
• sore throat
• Gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea / vomiting, diarrhea and loss of appetite
Click here for more information on your district protocol or COVID-19.