COVID-19 Update May 19, 2021

May 19, 2021

Dear Staff, Students, and Families,

I am writing to inform you of one positive case of COVID-19 at Lawrence High School resulting in fourteen students and one staff member identified as close contacts needing to quarantine, one case at Lawrence Junior High School resulting in twenty-five students identified as close contacts needing to quarantine, and one case at Benton Elementary School resulting in eight students and two staff members identified as close contacts needing to quarantine.

We are notifying the community in an effort to keep those associated with Lawrence High School, Lawrence Junior High School and Benton Elementary School informed and to clarify the information we have at this time. 

Please continue to monitor for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, call a health care provider if symptoms start, and stay home if you are sick. 

Thank you for your cooperation and continued vigilance.

Stay safe and be well.

Roberta Hersom

Superintendent of Schools