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Notification of confirmed COVID-19 cases at Seadrift School
Posted on 01/16/2021

In keeping with district practices to respond to COVID-19, we are notifying all students, staff and guests that a Seadrift School staff member and a student are lab-confirmed to have COVID-19. Both were last on campus 1/14. Due to privacy requirements, we will not be releasing the names of the individuals or identifying details. CCISD maintenance is sanitizing and e-misting all impacted areas immediately.  

CCISD has reached out to any student or staff members who had “close contact” with the individualsStudents in quarantine will remote into their Google-Classrooms for virtual instruction, daily.

CCISD offers drive-up covid testing for students and staff. For more information, please visit www.calcoisd.org.

A new Education Task Force has been created to provide guidance for schools in cases such as these. The Bexar County Region 8 public health authority will conduct an investigation by making contact with the individual and any “close contacts”. “Close Contact” is defined as direct exposure to infectious secretions such as being coughed on or being within 6 ft of an infectious person for over 15 continuous minutes. Region 8 phone calls will have a (210) area code.  We will keep you apprised of further updates.

 Any of the following symptoms may indicate a possible COVID-19 infection:


Feeling feverish or a measured temperature greater than or equal to 100.0 degrees Fahrenheit

Fatigue

Cough, or Difficulty breathing or, Shortness of breath

Headache

Chills or shaking or exaggerated shivering

Diarrhea, or Vomiting, or Abdominal pain

Loss of taste or smell

Significant muscle pain or ache

Congestion or runny nose, or sore throat

 

This list does not represent every possible symptom.

 If you or any member of the Seadrift community begins to experience any of these symptoms in a way that is not typical, we encourage you to contact your physician. We encourage anyone in the Seadrift School community who is lab-confirmed to have COVID-19 to please notify our school by contacting the Seadrift main office at phone 361-785-3511.