Amherst County Schools confirm three additional cases of COVID-19

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

AMHERST COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – Officials with Amherst County Public Schools have confirmed three new cases of COVID-19 at schools in the district.

These cases include:

  • One individual at Amherst Elementary School
  • One individual at Temperance Elementary School
  • One individual at Elon Elementary School

Each school will remain open at this time, according to the district.

“ACPS protocol states that anyone identified as having been potentially exposed will be contacted by Central Virginia Health Department and/or Amherst County Public Schools.”

Official statement from Amherst County Public Schools

The district did not confirm whether or not any of the positive cases involved students.

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