The Southern Columbia Area School District received notice of one COVID-19 case on Wednesday, April 28th. The case is a staff member in who was present in the HS/MS building during the infectious period. Our health professionals and administration are working with the Department of Health and it is determined that there were no students or staff identified as a close contact.

This case will count toward the District’s Positive COVID 19 Case Count.  Currently the District’s Positive COVID 19 Case Count is at zero (0) cases in the Elementary building and one (1) case in the HS/MS building.

We will continue to communicate and work with Department of Health and Pennsylvania Department of Education on school district guidance.

Parents, please notify the school when a student or a member of the household has tested positive for COVID 19, is being tested for COVID 19, or develops COVID 19 symptoms. This is needed to begin contact tracing and helps guide decisions on delivery models.

If you have any questions, please contact one of the building offices during school hours.