Lake Forest Academy is closing its building and transitioning to all-remote learning for 14 days after three staff members tested positive for Covid-19.
Thirteen employees and 13 students were in close contact with the individuals and are now quarantining.
Lake Forest Academy staff and students are moving to virtual instruction for two weeks, through Dec. 14.
According to a news release from New Hanover County Schools, the district consulted the New Hanover County Health Department and made the decision “out of an abundance of caution.”
NHCS and the health department and are asking the public to continue practicing the 3 W’s: wear a mask, wait 6 feet apart from others and wash hands often.
Anyone who thinks they may have come in contact with the virus should contact their healthcare provider or the NHC Health Department for advice.
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