Petersburg City Public Schools employee tests positive for COVID-19

Petersburg City Public Schools employee tests positive for COVID-19
Petersburg City Public Schools confirmed an employee has tested positive for COVID-19. (Source: Coronavirus graphic)

PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - Petersburg City Public Schools confirmed an employee has tested positive for COVID-19.

The school district says the staff member was at Petersburg High School and the Central Office on Oct. 6 on the day of contact.

PCPS says they are working with the Petersburg Health Department and Crater Health District to inform the appropriate staff members with letters and/or phone calls.

Currently, Petersburg City Public Schools does not offer in-person instruction for students and is operating under the Petersburg Virtual Academy.

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