Positive COVID-19 case confirmed at Danville area high school

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DANVILLE, Va. (WFXR) — Danville Public Schools officials have confirmed a case of COVID-19 at Galileo Magnet High School on Wednesday.

District officials say all parents and staff at the school have been notified, as has the Virginia Department of Health.

“Based on the mitigation efforts currently in place, we are confident that this incident is contained and no further action is necessary. Galileo will continue with its normal school operating hours on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020.”

Danville Public Schools Spokesperson

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