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SPS Announces Possible COVID-19 Exposures By Person Associated With Hillcrest High School

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The Springfield Public School District Wednesday announced possible COVID-19 exposures.  The district said in a statement that an individual associated with Hillcrest High School tested positive for the illness.

Prior to become symptomatic, the person interacted with others, while masked, at these locations:

  • Hillcrest High School, August 6, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Hillcrest High School Graduation at JQH Arena, August 6, at 4 p.m.
  • Hillcrest High School Project Graduation, August 6, 6:30 p.m.
  • Hillcrest High School, August 7, 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m

Anyone who was at those locations on those dates is at low risk for contracting COVID-19, according to the district.  SPS is working with the Springfield-Greene County Health Department to notify anyone who was in close contact wtih the positive case.

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