NEWARK VALLEY (WBNG) -- Newark Valley Central School District grades 7 through 12 will be moving to remote learning until Oct. 29th.
Today, the Newark Valley Central School District was notified of a confirmed COVID case in the district.
The district says they are working with the Tioga County Department of Health to proceed properly regarding testing and quarantine for students, staff and faculty and will be assisting the department of health with contact tracing procedures.
The health department will be in contact with those who are affected by the positive case.
The district says due to the number of students and staff affected by contact tracing who will be required to quarantine, the school has decided to move grades 7 through 12 to remote learning until Oct. 29th.
The district states they will be continuing to monitor the situation and will be providing updates.
Newark Valley Central School District said, "The health and safety of our students, staff, and school community continues to be our top priority. We appreciate your patience and ongoing cooperation as we work to ensure the safety of everyone in our district," on their website.