Bland County High School student tests positive for COVID-19

(Photo: Courtesy MGN Online)

(Photo: Courtesy MGN Online)

BLAND COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Bland County Public Schools announced Tuesday that a high school student has tested positive for the COVID-19.

According to a Facebook post from school officials on Tuesday, Oct. 27, because of the student’s exposure and attendance, there is no immediate risk to other students and staff at Bland County High School.

For the time being, the Division Superintendent and Bland County Health Department are determining the risk of the spread because of this case.

Bland County Public Schools will make arrangements with the health department to conduct any necessary contact tracing because of the positive case.

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