It has been established that a student who attends Friday Harbor Elementary School has possibly been exposed to COVID-19. This student is in the first grade.
The student may have been contagious since Wednesday February 3rd. There were no students in school on that day and the student was absent from school on Thursday, February 4th, and Friday, February 5th. This student has not been in school during the presumed contagious period.
Quarantine is underway.
At this time, the San Juan County Health Department has completed contact tracing within the school to rule out any possibility of spread. It is the school district’s policy to work in close collaboration with the health department around COVID-19.
Additional information regarding school protocols involving COVID may be reviewed in the San Juan Island School District Reopening Handbook, located on our website under the section labeled COVID Information Portal. https://www.sjisd.wednet.edu/domain/573