Hollidaysburg High School dismissed early after COVID-19 reported

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HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) — Hollidaysburg Area High School has dismissed students early on Friday after a COVID-19 case was reported to school officials.

The Senior High was dismissed at 12:30 p.m. and will be virtual learning through Tuesday. Regular in-person classes will resume on Wednesday, they report. The COVID-19 positive individual hasn’t been in the school for the past ten days and this 4-day closure will allow anyone who may have been in close contact to reach their 14-day “quarantine window.”

In addition, the high school’s Friday night football game against Exeter Township has been canceled.

Officials have been in contact with the Pennsylvania Dept. of Health who provided guidance for the senior high.

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