This evening, February 10, 2021, the Steelton-Highspire School District was notified that a staff member at Steelton-Highspire Jr/Sr High School tested positive for COVID-19. This individual was last present in the school building on Monday, February 8, 2021. We have engaged in tracing this individual’s exposure both to students and staff within the school district.
Adults and students who were specifically identified as having close contact (less than 6 feet for 15 minutes or greater) with this individual have been personally notified. If you have not received a personal notification, then we have no present basis to conclude that your student was in close contact as defined by the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
To ensure safety of students and staff, we are asking that everyone self-screen according to the below diagram before coming to school/work. Thanks for your cooperation.
School Symptom Screening Tool
Complete Daily Prior to School/Work*
Are you taking any medication to treat or reduce a fever such as Ibuprofen (i.e. Advil, Motrin) or Acetaminophen (Tylenol)?
Are you experiencing any of the following?
Group A 1 or more symptoms
Group B 2 or more symptoms
Cough Shortness of breath Difficulty breathing New olfactory disorder New taste disorder
Fever (measured or subjective) Chills Rigors Myalgia Headache Sore throat Nausea or vomiting Diarrhea Fatigue Congestion or runny nose