Notice of Student Positive Cases 8-29-20

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POSITIVE COVID-19 CASES CONFIRMED 

On August 28, 2020, the Hardin School District was notified that multiple 

students had tested positive for COVID-19. The positive tests were confirmed on 

August 28, 2020. According to the Big Horn County Health Department, these 

positive confirmations may have a large impact on students/staff that may have 

been in contact with these students during possible periods of exposure. The 

students last attended in-person contact with fellow students/staff on August 27, 

2020. 

If any staff or students are at risk of exposure, the Big Horn County Health 

Department and/or Indian Health Service Public Health will be in contact with that 

person to determine a safe and appropriate course of action. It is still 

recommended that any person who feels sick or ill, seek out their medical 

provider for specific instructions. The Hardin School District is in contact with the 

Big Horn County Health Department and continues to monitor the CDC 

guidelines to complete cleaning the school and other related facilities. School 

officials will continue to monitor the situation and provided further information if 

and when it becomes necessary.