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Three Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Fall Creek Elementary School Three Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Fall Creek Elementary School November 20, 2021 - 6:35 p.m. Dear Fall Creek Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed 3 student cases of COVID-19 at Fall Creek Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Fall Creek staff, and all families who have a student attending Fall Creek. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that states ...
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Northeast Elementary School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Northeast Elementary School November 20, 2021 - 9:34 a.m. Dear Northeast Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) confirmed 1 student case of COVID-19 at Northeast Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Northeast staff, and all families who have a student attending Northeast. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message ...
Positive Staff Case of COVID-19 at DeWitt Middle School Positive Staff Case of COVID-19 at DeWitt Middle School November 19, 2021 - 2:50 p.m. Dear DeWitt Middle School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) confirmed 1 staff case of COVID-19 at DeWitt Middle School. There are no close contacts in the school setting. All other in-person learning may continue as scheduled. For more information about contact tracing and the ICSD’s role in supporting those efforts, please visit our website . Take care and stay safe.  Sincerely, Luvelle Brown Superintendent
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at South Hill Elementary School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at South Hill Elementary School November 18, 2021 - 3:35 p.m. Dear South Hill Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed a student case of COVID-19 at South Hill Elementary School. This message is being sent to all South Hill staff, and all families who have a student attending South Hill. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that states your ...
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Fall Creek Elementary School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Fall Creek Elementary School November 18, 2021 - 4:36 p.m. Dear Fall Creek Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) confirmed 1 student case of COVID-19 at Fall Creek Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Fall Creek staff, and all families who have a student attending Fall Creek. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that states ...
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Ithaca High School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Ithaca High School November 17, 2021 - 8:35 p.m. Dear Ithaca High School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed 1 student case of COVID-19 at Ithaca High School. There are no close contacts in the school setting, as the individual was already quarantined at home. All other in-person learning may continue as scheduled. For more information about contact tracing and the ICSD’s role in supporting those efforts, please visit our website . Take care and stay safe.  Sincerely, Luvelle Brown Superintendent
Four Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Belle Sherman Elementary School Four Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Belle Sherman Elementary School November 17, 2021 - 6:06 p.m. Dear Belle Sherman Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed 4 student cases of COVID-19 at Belle Sherman. This message is being sent to all Belle Sherman staff, and all families who have a student attending Belle Sherman. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that states your child ...
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Enfield Elementary School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Enfield Elementary School November 15, 2021 - 4:54 p.m. Dear Enfield Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) confirmed 1 student case of COVID-19 at Enfield Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Enfield staff, and all families who have a student attending Enfield. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that states your ...
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Boynton Middle School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Boynton Middle School November 15, 2021 - 8:16 a.m. Dear Boynton School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) confirmed one student case of COVID-19 at Boynton Middle School. This message is being sent to all Boynton staff, and all families who have a student attending Boynton. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that states your child is considered ...
Two Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Caroline Elementary School Two Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Caroline Elementary School November 14, 2021 -  12:45 p.m. Dear Caroline Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed 2 student cases of COVID-19 at Caroline Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Caroline staff, and all families who have a student attending Caroline. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional ...
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Fall Creek Elementary School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Fall Creek Elementary School November 13, 2021 - 7:26 p.m. Dear Fall Creek Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) confirmed 1 student case of COVID-19 at Fall Creek Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Fall Creek staff, and all families who have a student attending Fall Creek. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that ...
Two Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Caroline Elementary School Two Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Caroline Elementary School November 12, 2021 - 5:50 p.m. Dear Caroline Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed 2 student cases of COVID-19 at Caroline Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Caroline staff, and all families who have a student attending Caroline. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message ...
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Enfield Elementary School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Enfield Elementary School November 12, 2021 - 6:13 p.m. Dear Enfield Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) confirmed 1 student case of COVID-19 at Enfield Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Enfield staff, and all families who have a student attending Enfield. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that states ...
ICSD Community Letter - November 12, 2021 ICSD Community Letter - November 12, 2021 Dear Ithaca School District Community, While it has been a difficult week, we remain grateful for the opportunity to share time with students and families in our school buildings. Your collaboration and patience have been appreciated, and we will continue to prioritize the safety and well-being of our school community.  I also wish to update you on the incident involving one of our school buses this week. At this time, the preliminary review of the incident confirms a bus was hit by a projectile. The Ithaca Police Department has shared that the case is still under investigation. We are in direct conversation with law enforcement agencies and we will provide more information as it becomes available.  My administrative team and I also continue to work with mental health ...
Positive Staff Case of COVID-19 at Belle Sherman Elementary School Positive Staff Case of COVID-19 at Belle Sherman Elementary School November 11, 2021 - 6:02 p.m. Dear Belle Sherman Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed 1 staff case of COVID-19 at Belle Sherman Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Belle Sherman staff, and all families who have a student attending Belle Sherman. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive ...
Two Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at South Hill Elementary School Two Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at South Hill Elementary School November 11, 2021 - 11:59 a.m. Dear South Hill Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) confirmed 2 student cases of COVID-19 at South Hill Elementary School. This message is being sent to all South Hill staff, and all families who have a student attending South Hill. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message ...
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Boynton Middle School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Boynton Middle School November 10, 2021 Dear Boynton Middle School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) confirmed 1 student case of COVID-19 at Boynton Middle School. There are no close contacts in the school setting, as the individual was already quarantined at home. All other in-person learning may continue as scheduled. For more information about contact tracing and the ICSD’s role in supporting those efforts, please visit our website . Take care and stay safe.  Sincerely, Luvelle Brown Superintendent
Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Northeast Elementary School Positive Student Case of COVID-19 at Northeast Elementary School November 10, 2021 Dear Northeast Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed a student case of COVID-19 at Northeast Elementary School. This message is being sent to all Northeast staff, and all families who have a student attending Northeast. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that states your ...
ICSD Community Letter - November 9, 2021 ICSD Community Letter - November 9, 2021 Dear Ithaca City School District Community, It has been a challenging day for our school community as unfortunate violence impacted our school district and many families.  Please know the Ithaca City School District educators and I are working with various law enforcement agencies, mental health organizations, community leaders, and others to provide support and proactively plan for the physical and mental safety of all. Today, multiple school buildings in our district were placed in lockdown due to police activity in the downtown and Cayuga Heights areas.  Ithaca High School, Boynton Middle School, and Cayuga Heights Elementary were placed in shelter-in-place protocols while building principals and I worked closely with law enforcement as the situation evolved.  ...
Two Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Beverly J. Martin Elementary School Two Positive Student Cases of COVID-19 at Beverly J. Martin Elementary School November 9, 2021 Dear Beverly J Martin Elementary School Community,  The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed 2 student cases of COVID-19 at Beverly J Martin Elementary School (BJM). This message is being sent to all BJM staff, and all families who have a student attending BJM. Unless you receive a communication from the District that your child may be a close contact, you do not need to take further action at this time. We are in the process of notifying all those individuals who may be close contacts that we will be sharing their information with the TCHD and that public health nurses will follow up with them to make a final determination and discuss quarantine. Again, if a student is identified as a close contact, you receive an additional message that states ...



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