LCSD1 Friday COVID-19 Update

Published: Sep. 3, 2021 at 10:13 PM CDT
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (PRESS RELEASE) - In coordination with the Cheyenne-Laramie County Health Department (CLCHD), Laramie County School District 1 has numerous safety protocols in place. However, due to the unpredictable nature of COVID19, exposure can happen.

From Friday, Aug. 27 through Thursday, Sept. 2, the district was notified 57 students and nine staff members reported a positive COVID-19 test result. These individuals were at the following locations—Afflerbach Elementary, Baggs Elementary, Bain Elementary, Buffalo Ridge Elementary, Carey Junior High, Central High, Cole Elementary, East High, Fairview-Lebhart Elementary, Freedom Elementary, Goins Elementary, Johnson Junior High, McCormick Junior High, Meadowlark Elementary, Pioneer Park Elementary, Prairie Wind Elementary and South High.

Those who had direct contact with any of the individuals who tested positive will be contacted and will receive guidance regarding next steps. Students, parents and staff members are highly encouraged to wear face coverings.

If individuals feel ill or exhibit any of the COVID-19 symptoms, they should stay home and contact a health care provider for assistance.

Due to privacy laws, we cannot release the identities of students or staff members.

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