Osceola, Wis., schools to reopen Wednesday after closure due to COVID-19 concerns

Schools in Osceola, Wisconsin, will reopen Wednesday after a closure due to COVID-19 concerns.

The Osceola School District canceled school Tuesday after it was learned an individual who attended an event at the school Saturday has a confirmed case of COVID-19.

Schools in Osceola, Wisconsin cancel classes Tuesday over COVID-19 concerns

In a release Tuesday, the district said environmental cleaning and other public health recommendations have been completed.

The district also said based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other public health authorities, students, parents and staff who attended the event are considered to be at low risk of being infected by the coronavirus.

The district said low-risk individuals are recommended to self-monitor for fever and other symptoms. If they experience symptoms, they are asked to contact their local health department.

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