Elementary School student has tested positive for COVID-19, the Duneland
School Corporation (DSC) reported after deadline on Wednesday.
The student was in
the hybrid L-Z group, but the school--citing HIPAA and FERPA--released no
further information regarding the student or staff.
consultation with the Porter County Health Department, has conducted contact
tracing and all persons who were in close contact with the student--within
six feet for 15 minutes or longer--have been notified directly.
School was “deep-cleaned and sanitized” Wednesday night and re-opened for
classes this morning.
Under the DSC
re-entry plan, those who’ve been in close contact with a person who’s tested
positive for COVID-19 must quarantine for 14 days from the last contact with
that person; while siblings and household members must also quarantine for