(WBNG) A positive case of COVID-19 involving Broome-Tioga BOCES and Susquehanna Valley School District has been confirmed by the schools.
The Susquehanna Valley School District posted a statement on its website saying,
"Broome-Tioga BOCES and the Susquehanna Valley School District are working with the Broome County Health Department as we have received notification of a confirmed case of COVID-19 involving one of our employees. Per New York State Department of Health guidelines, any person who was in contact with the confirmed case will be quarantined by the Broome County Health Department for up to 14 days. Through contact tracing, the Broome County Health Department will contact anyone who may have been exposed at both Broome-Tioga BOCES and the Susquehanna Valley School District, to which the individual was assigned on a part-time basis. In its contact tracing, the Broome County Health Department did not identify any student exposure. We appreciate your patience and cooperation as we work to ensure the safety of everyone in our learning community. We will continue to monitor the situation and will provide updates as warranted."
We will continue to update this story if and when more information is provided by the school district.