Potential COVID-19 exposure at North Beach Jr./Sr. High School

  • Wed Jul 29th, 2020 9:40pm
  • News

School and county health officials have alerted the public to the potential of Covid-19 exposure at North Beach High School during July and warned people who were at the school at certain times that they should quarantine immediately and watch for Covid symptoms.

Grays Harbor Public Health and the North Beach School District said jointly that there were multiple dates and times that individuals were at various recreational activities within the school and have since tested positive for COVID-19.

The health department said it is in the early stages of an investigation and its information is preliminary.

Meantime, local health officials added two cases Tuesday to the running total for the county, making 88 since February. Twenty-two cases have been added since last Tuesday.

Those at North Beach High School on the following dates and times should quarantine and watch for symptoms, adding that those who begin to show symptoms you should get tested for COVID-19.

Here are the times to watch out for:

OPEN GYM DATES

July 7, 6-8 a.m..

July 9, 6-8 a.m..

July 12, 2-4 p.m.

July 14, 6-8 a.m.

July 16, 6-8 a.m.

July 17, 9-10 a.m. (NB Students Basketball Shooting Drills)

July 19, 2-4 p.m.

WEIGHT ROOM DATES

July 8, 7-8:15 a.m. and 2 -3 p.m.

July 14, 7-8:15 a.m. and 2 -3 p.m.

The Grays Harbor County Public Health’s COVID-19 Call Center is available to help with information and testing referrals. The call center is (360) 964-1850. Assistance is available in both English and Spanish. The call center is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to noon and 12:30-4 p.m.