COVID Announcement 11-1

North Huron COVID Announcement
Posted on 11/01/2020
North Huron COVID Announcement

November I, 2020

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Huron County Health Department has notified us on November 1, 2020 of a probable or confirmed COVID-19 case amongst students, teachers, staff members, coaches, volunteers, or any other person who was present on North Huron School property or at a school function under circumstances that may result in the transmission or contraction of COVID-19 during their infectious period.

 

  • Cleaning and disinfecting of the exposed location have been completed.
  • If your child was in close contact with a confirmed individual, you will be contacted by the Huron County Health Department. Please take their call and follow the recommendations they provide.
  •  All confirmed cases should be isolated and close contacts quarantined for 14 days from last exposure in order to prevent illness in new persons. "Close contact" means being a household member, intimate contact, or caregiver of a confirmed or suspected COVID-19 case; within 6 feet of the confirmed or suspected COVID-19 case for more than 15 minutes, even if wearing a non­ medical face covering; or having unprotected contact with the infected person's body fluids and/or secretions, for example, being coughed or sneezed on.
  •  Please note that all information, including the name(s) of ill persons, is confidential in order to protect patient privacy.
  •  In accordance with MDHHS Emergency Order Under MCL 333.2253- Reporting of Confirmed and Probable Cases of COVID-19 at Schools, This notice has been posted within 24 hours to the district website on November 2,  2020 at 8:00AM.

 For additional questions about COVID-19, please visit the Huron County Health Department at https://www.hchd.us/. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your building administrator.