Broken Bow cancels school for several grades after 3 positive COVID-19 tests

Classes are canceled for Pre-K and grades 6 through 12 after 3 staff members test positive, 24 are quarantined.
Published: Aug. 15, 2020 at 11:05 PM CDT
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BROKEN BOW, Neb. (KSNB) - Broken Bow Public Schools released a statement Saturday night canceling classes for several grades after 3 staff members tested positive for COVID-19.

The message released on their Facebook page said the district “currently has three confirmed positive staff members and 24 staff members who have been quarantined”.

School for pre-k and 6 through 12 grades will be canceled through Aug. 21. Classes for those students will resume on Monday, Aug. 24.

All students in Kindergarten through grade 5 will continue with classes as normal on Monday, Aug. 17.

The district will now require all students and staff to wear a mask at all times from Aug. 17 through Sept. 7.

The full statement released Saturday is below:

Statement released from Broken Bow Public Schools
Statement released from Broken Bow Public Schools(Broken Bow Public Schools)

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