EPHS returning to in-person learning, following 4 students testing positive for COVID-19

EAGLE POINT, Ore. –Eagle Point High School is going back to in-person learning tomorrow after 4 students tested positive for COVID-19.

Eagle Point School District Superintendent, Andy Kovach, announced the move in a press release.

He said the sick students will quarantine for 14 days before being allowed back onto campus.

He says if you weren’t contacted by phone or email by the school district or the Jackson County Public Health Department, your student is not considered to be a ‘close contact’.

He said the school has been thoroughly cleaned.

CORRECTION: This article previously stated students were going back to remote learning. Students are in fact returning to campus for in-person learning tomorrow, May 13th.

NBC5 News reporter Mariah Mills is a Medford native. She graduated from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor's Degree in journalism. She also minored in sociology. In school, she covered Oregon athletics for the student-run television station, Duck TV. When she's not reporting, she’s reading, hiking and rooting for her favorite teams, the Seattle Seahawks and the Oregon Ducks.
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