Madrid-Waddington has COVID cases, goes remote for grades 6-12 through Thanksgiving

Madrid-Waddington has COVID cases, goes remote for grades 6-12 through Thanksgiving
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MADRID, N.Y. (WWNY) - Madrid-Waddington Central School has 2 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and will teach students in grades 6-12 through Thanksgiving. School officials made the announcement in a post to the school’s web site Thursday morning.

The positive cases are high school students.

“The two positive individuals are connected outside of school so at this point we remain hopeful that there has been no spread within the school,” according to the post.

School officials said they hoped to resume in-person learning the Monday after Thanksgiving break.

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