Bắn cá mập12/7/2020 at 4:45 pm

Three Students & Three Staff Members Test Positive for COVID-19 (No Closures)

The district has learned that three students and three staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 – the students are from John S. Hobart Elementary School, Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School and William Floyd High School; and the staff members are from William Floyd High School, William Floyd Middle School and Moriches Elementary School. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These individuals will not be allowed to return to school/work until medically cleared to do so.

Location and last in-school dates (students)
Bắn cá mập The William Floyd High School student who tested positive was last in school on November 23. The Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School student who tested positive was last in school on December 3. The John S. Hobart Elementary School student who tested positive was last in school on December 7.

Location and last at-work dates (staff)
Bắn cá mập The staff members – one from William Floyd High School (non-related to the student case), one from William Floyd Middle School and one from Moriches Elementary School – were all last at work on December 4.

Bắn cá mậpThe district has reported these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. They will appear on the state’s COVID-19 dashboard. 

The district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.   


12/4/2020 at 5 pm

Four Students Test Positive for COVID-19 (No Closures)

Today, the district learned that four students have tested positive for COVID-19 – one at John S. Hobart Elementary, two at Tangier Smith Elementary and one at William Floyd Middle School. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These individuals will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so.

The John S. Hobart Elementary School student who tested positive was last in school on November 13. The two Tangier Smith Elementary School students (non-related cases) who tested positive were last in school on December 2 and December 3, respectively. The William Floyd Middle School student who tested positive was last in school on December 3.

The district has reported these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. They will appear on the state’s COVID-19 dashboard.

Bắn cá mậpThe district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.  


12/3/2020 at 5:15 pm

Three Students, Three Staff Members Test Positive for COVID-19 (No Closures) 

Today, the district learned that three students and three staff members have tested positive for COVID-19. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These individuals will not be allowed to return to school/work until medically cleared to do so.  

Location and last in-school dates (students)
The two students (same household) from Moriches Elementary School who tested positive were last in school on November 20. The William Floyd High School student who tested positive was last in school on December 1. 

Location and last at-work dates (staff members) 
Bắn cá mập The Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School and the William Floyd Learning Center staff members were both last at work on November 24; and the William Floyd Middle School staff member was last at work on December 2.

The district has reported these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. They will appear on the state’s COVID-19 dashboard. 

Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.   


12/2/2020 at 5:00 pm

Positive COVID-19 Student Cases at William Floyd Elementary, John S. Hobart, Nathaniel Woodhull, Moriches and William Floyd High School – (No Closures)

Today, the district learned that six students have tested positive for COVID-19 – one each at William Floyd Elementary School, John S. Hobart Elementary School, Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School and Moriches Elementary School; and two at William Floyd High School (non-related cases).

The William Floyd Elementary School student was last in school on November 19; the John S. Hobart Elementary School student was last in school November on November 20; the Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School student was last in school on November 24; and the Moriches Elementary School student was last in school on December 1. The two William Floyd High School students who tested positive (non-related cases) were last in school on December 1 and December 2, respectively.

Bắn cá mậpContact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These students will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. 

The district is in the process of reporting these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.  


12/1/2020 at 4:30 pm

Nine Positive COVID-19 Student Cases (Eight from Three Households) Reported (No Closures) 

Today, the district learned of nine students (eight from three households) who have tested positive for COVID-19, among them one who is all virtual and three who have not been in school for 19 days or more. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These students will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. Additional details are below.  

Location and last in-school dates 
Bắn cá mập Two members of the same household who attend William Floyd High School have tested positive. One has not been in school since October and the other is an all-virtual student who must be reported due to NYS COVID Dashboard requirements. Additionally, a William Floyd High School student (non-related) tested positive for COVID-19 and was last in school on November 30. 

Bắn cá mậpTwo members of the same household who attend Moriches Elementary School have tested positive. They were last in school on November 12. 

Four members of the same household have tested positive – one at the Floyd Academy who was last in school on November 19 (for NYS COVID-19 Dashboard reporting purposes this will appear as William Floyd High School); two students who attend William Floyd Middle School and were last in school on November 24 and November 30; and one more household member who attends Moriches Elementary School and was last in school on November 30. 

The district has reported these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.  


11/30/2020 at 4:30 pm

Cumulative Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported & Contact Traced November 25-30 (No Closures)

Over the course of the holiday weekend beginning on Wednesday evening November 25 through Monday, November 30, there have been 10 positive COVID-19 cases reported (four students, five staff members and one contracted employee). Anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These individuals will not be allowed to return to school/work until medically cleared to do so.

Location and last in-school dates (students)
The William Floyd Middle School student was last in school on November 10; the Moriches Elementary School student was last in school on November 20; the Tangier Smith Elementary School student was last in school on November 24; and the William Floyd Elementary School student was also last in school on November 24.

Location and last at-work dates (staff members)
The Moriches Elementary School staff member was last at work on November 16; the Tangier Smith Elementary School staff member was last at work on November 20; two staff members at William Floyd Middle School – one last at work on November 23 and the other on November 30; and the William Paca Middle School staff member was last at work on November 24. Additionally, the contracted employee who works at John S. Hobart Elementary School was last at work on November 23. Please note that since the contracted worker is not a direct employee of the William Floyd School District, this case will not appear on the district’s NYS COVID-19 dashboard.

The district has reported these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.  


11/24/2020 at 4 pm

Positive COVID-19 Student Case at William Floyd High School, Separate Staff Member Cases at William Paca Middle School -- (No Closure)

The district has learned that a William Floyd High School student has tested positive for COVID-19 and  was last in school on Monday, November 23. Two staff members at William Paca Middle School tested positive, one was last at work on Friday, November 13 and the other on Wednesday, November 18. In all three cases,  contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These individuals will not be allowed to return to school/work until medically cleared to do so.

Bắn cá mậpThe district is in the process of reporting these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.  


11/23/2020 at 4 pm

Positive COVID-19 Student Cases at William Floyd Middle School, Moriches Elementary and Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary -- (No Closure)

The district has learned that a William Floyd Middle School student has tested positive for COVID-19 and  was last in school on Tuesday, November 17. A Moriches elementary student tested positive, and was last in school on Friday, November 13 and a Nathaniel Woodhull student tested positive for COVID 19 and was last in school on Friday, November 20. In all three cases,  contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These student will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. 

Bắn cá mậpThe district is in the process of reporting these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.  


Bắn cá mập11/22/2020 at 1:30 pm

Positive COVID-19 Student Cases (Same Household) at William Floyd High School & Moriches Elementary School, Separate Staff Member Case at William Floyd Middle School -- (No Closures)

The district learned today about three positive cases of COVID-19 – a staff member at William Floyd Middle School and students (siblings) who attend Moriches Elementary School and William Floyd High School. All three were last in on Friday, November 20. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These individuals will not be allowed to return to school/work until medically cleared to do so. 

The district is in the process of reporting these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.  


Bắn cá mập11/18/2020 at 4:30 pm

Positive COVID-19 Cases at William Floyd Middle School & John S. Hobart Elementary School (No Closures)

The district learned today that two students – one each at William Floyd Middle School and John S. Hobart Elementary School – have tested positive for COVID-19. Both students were last in school on Friday, November 13. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. These students will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. 

The district has reported these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.  


11/16/2020 at 4:50 pm

Moriches Elementary Student Tests Positive for COVID-19 (No Closure) 

The district has learned that a Moriches Elementary School student has tested positive for COVID-19. The student was last in school on Friday, November 13. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. This student will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. 

Bắn cá mậpThe district has reported this case to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies.

During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.  


Bắn cá mập11/15/2020 at 11:50 am

Nathaniel Woodhull Staff Member Tests Positive for COVID-19 (No Closure) 

Bắn cá mậpThe district has learned that a Nathaniel Woodhull staff member has tested positive for COVID-19. This is unrelated to the case announced on Friday. The staff member was last in school on Friday, November 13. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. This staff member will not be allowed to return to work until medically cleared to do so. 

The district has reported this case to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies.

Bắn cá mậpDuring cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


11/13/2020 at 5 pm

Nathaniel Woodhull Staff Member Tested Positive for COVID-19 (No Closure)

A staff member at Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19. The staff member was last in school on Tuesday, November 3. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed to have been in close contact has been notified of the requirements to quarantine. This staff member will not be allowed to return to work until medically cleared to do so. 

The district continues to report positive cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State; this will appear on the State’s COVID-19 dashboard. We will continue to keep our entire school community informed.

Please know that we will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all of our buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are cleaned after every morning and afternoon route by our transportation providers.

During cold and flu season, as in all seasons, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


Bắn cá mập11/11/2020 at 5:55 pm

Floyd Academy Staff Member Tests Positive for COVID-19 (Floyd Academy Closed 11/12) 

This evening, the district learned that a Floyd Academy staff member has tested positive for COVID-19. The staff member was last in school on Monday, November 9. Out of an abundance of caution, the Floyd Academy will be closed to in-person learning on Thursday, November 12, to allow more time to conduct contact tracing. The staff member who tested positive will not be allowed to return to work until medically cleared to do so. Additionally, William Floyd High School will be open to in-person learning. Please note that for reporting purposes this positive case will appear on the New York State COVID-19 dashboard as William Floyd High School. 

The district is in the process of reporting this case to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State. Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. As we enter cold and flu season, it is imperative to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask. 


Bắn cá mập11/10/2020 at 4:40 pm

Update on William Paca Middle School Case Reported on 11/9

Bắn cá mập Additionally, William Paca Middle School will be open to in-person learning on Thursday, November 12.

Positive COVID-19 Student Case at Tangier Smith Elementary School (No Closure)

Today, the district learned that a student at Tangier Smith Elementary School tested positive for COVID-19. The student was last in school on Thursday, November 5. Contact tracing is underway and all who are deemed to have been in close contact whether on a school bus or at school are being notified of the requirements for them to quarantine. This student will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. The district continues to report positive cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State; this will appear on the State’s COVID-19 dashboard.

Please know that we will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all of our buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are cleaned after every morning and afternoon route by our transportation providers.

Bắn cá mậpAs we enter cold and flu season, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


11/9/2020 at 5:55 pm

Positive COVID-19 Student Cases (Same Household) at William Floyd High School & William Paca Middle School, Separate Case at Moriches Elementary -- (William Paca Closed on Tuesday, 11/10)

The district learned today about three positive student cases of COVID-19 – one at Moriches Elementary School and siblings who attend William Paca Middle School and William Floyd High School. The Suffolk County Department of Health has been notified of these cases and the district is waiting to hear back from them about mandatory quarantines. Out of an abundance of caution, the district is instituting precautionary quarantines (temporarily quarantining more than likely necessary). There will be no closures at Moriches Elementary School and William Floyd High School. However, due to a staffing issue caused by the precautionary quarantines, William Paca Middle School will be closed on Tuesday, November 10.

William Paca Middle School (Closed Tuesday, November 10)
The William Paca Middle School student who tested positive was last in school on Friday, November 6. The district is issuing precautionary quarantines until we hear back from the Suffolk County Department of Health with mandatory quarantines. This student will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. As a result and out of an abundance of caution, a closure will take place on Tuesday, November 10. This closure is due to staffing issues resulting from precautionary quarantines.

Moriches Elementary (No Closure)
The Moriches Elementary School student who tested positive was last in school on Wednesday, November 4. It has been determined that no cautionary quarantines will be required. This student will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. No closure is required.

William Floyd High School (No Closure)
Bắn cá mập The William Floyd High School student, who tested positive and attends school in a five day per week program, was last in school on Friday, November 6. The district is issuing precautionary quarantines until we hear back from the Suffolk County Department of Health with mandatory quarantines. This student will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. No closure is required.

Please know that the district continues to clean and disinfect all buildings each night after in-person learning. Additionally, our transportation providers continue to clean and sanitize buses after each morning and afternoon route.

Please remember to stay home when feeling sick, cough/sneeze into the crook of your elbow, wash your hands frequently, stay socially distant as much as possible and wear a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


11/5/2020 at 4:40 pm

Nathaniel Woodhull Staff Member Tested Positive for COVID-19 (No Closure)

A staff member at Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19. The staff member was last in school on Wednesday, October 28. The Suffolk County Department of Health has been notified and contact tracing is underway. Any students or staff deemed to have been in close contact will be notified of the requirements for them to quarantine. This staff member will not be allowed to return to school/work until medically cleared to do so. We will continue to keep our entire school community informed.


Bắn cá mập11/5/2020 at 3 pm

William Floyd High School Student & Staff Member Test Positive for COVID-19 (No Closure)

The district just learned that a student and staff member at William Floyd High School have tested positive for COVID-19 in unrelated cases. The staff member was last in school on Monday, November 2. The student, who attends five days per week was last in school on Wednesday, November 4. The Suffolk County Department of Health has been notified and contact tracing is underway. Any students or staff deemed to have been in close contact will be notified of the requirements for them to quarantine. Both of these individuals will not be allowed to return to school/work until medically cleared to do so. 

Bắn cá mậpPlease know that the district continues to clean and disinfect all buildings each night after in-person learning. Additionally, our transportation providers continue to clean and sanitize buses after each morning and afternoon route.

Bắn cá mậpWe are providing this message in an effort to keep the community informed. Please remember to stay home when feeling sick, cough/sneeze into the crook of your elbow, wash your hands frequently, stay socially distant as much as possible and wear a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


11/4/2020 at 4:40 pm

Positive COVID-19 Cases at William Floyd Middle School & John S. Hobart Elementary School: No Closures

The district learned today that two students – one each at William Floyd Middle School and John S. Hobart Elementary School – have tested positive for COVID-19. The William Floyd Middle School student, a member of Hybrid Group A was last in school on Tuesday, October 27. The John S. Hobart Elementary School student, a member of Hybrid Group B, was last in school on Friday, October 30. The Suffolk County Department of Health has been notified and any students or staff who are deemed to have been in close contact will be notified of the requirements for them to quarantine. The two students will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. The buildings have been cleaned and sanitized several times and we will continue to diligently clean all of our buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. As we enter cold and flu season, it is imperative to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


11/3/2020 at 4:30 pm

Floyd Academy Student Tested Positive for COVID-19, Not in School Since 10/16 (No Closure)

Today, the district learned that a student enrolled in the Floyd Academy has tested positive for COVID-19. This student, a member of Hybrid Group B, has not been in school since October 16, and as a result, a building closure does NOT need to take place. The individual who has tested positive will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. The Suffolk County Department of Health has also informed the district that no quarantines are required. Please note that for reporting purposes this positive case will appear on the New York State COVID-19 dashboard as William Floyd High School.

We are providing this message in an effort to keep the community informed. Please remember to stay home when feeling sick, cough/sneeze into the crook of your elbow, wash your hands frequently, stay socially distant as much as possible and wear a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


11/2/2020 at 4:50 pm

William Paca Middle School Suspected Case Update

Bắn cá mậpThe district just learned that the student suspected of having COVID-19 at William Paca Middle School has tested positive. This student is a member of Hybrid Group B and was last in school on Thursday, October 29. The building has undergone extensive cleaning and disinfecting and will be open tomorrow (November 3) to self-contained students only, as it is a virtual day for all hybrid students due to the election. Additionally, the district has notified the Suffolk County Department of Health and is working with them to identify any Group B students who may need to quarantine. The district has also identified faculty or staff who may have been in close contact with this student and is keeping them home as a precaution pending the outcome of the contact tracing. Students and staff who will be required to quarantine will be contacted directly. Thank you and please stay safe.


11/1/2020 at 2:20 pm

William Paca Closed on Monday, November 2

Good afternoon: This is a follow-up to Thursday’s message regarding the suspected COVID-19 case at William Paca Middle School. The test result is still pending, therefore, out of an abundance of caution, William Paca Middle School will be closed to in-person instruction tomorrow, Monday, November 2. Since this week’s virtual day has already been moved to Tuesday due to Election Day, William Paca Group A students will not be in school again until Wednesday, November 4. This change should provide enough time to get the test result, and, if necessary, notify any students or staff of quarantines. Thank you and please stay safe.


10/29/2020 at 5:25 pm

William Paca Middle School Closed on Friday, 10/30, Due to Second Suspected Case of COVID-19

The district just learned that there is a second suspected case of COVID-19 at William Paca Middle School. While this case has not yet been confirmed, William Paca Middle School will be closed tomorrow, Friday, October 30, out of an abundance of caution. The district will be working with the Suffolk County Department of Health on contact tracing in the event this case is positive. We will continue to keep the community informed either way. 

Bắn cá mậpPlease know that we will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all of our buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are cleaned after every morning and afternoon route by our transportation providers.

As we enter cold and flu season, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


10/28/2020 at 4:55 pm

Positive COVID-19 Student Cases (Same Household) at William Paca Middle School & Moriches Elementary School, Staff Member at John S. Hobart Elementary School

Bắn cá mậpThe district learned today that a student at William Paca Middle School and a sibling at Moriches Elementary School have tested positive for COVID-19. The William Paca Middle School student was last in school on Wednesday, October 21. The Moriches Elementary School student was last in school on Tuesday, October 20. Additionally, a staff member at John S. Hobart Elementary School has also tested positive. This staff member was last in school on Tuesday, October 27. Contact tracing is underway and all who are deemed to have been in close contact whether on a school bus or at school are in the process of being notified of the requirements for them to quarantine. These three individuals will not be allowed to return to school/work until medically cleared to do so. Based on the Suffolk County Department of Health’s requirements of masks, social distancing, air filter ratings and classroom density, full building closures do NOT need to take place.

Bắn cá mậpThe district continues to report positive cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State; they will appear on the State’s COVID-19 dashboard.

Please know that we will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all of our buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are cleaned after every morning and afternoon route by our transportation providers.

Bắn cá mậpAs we enter cold and flu season, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


10/27/2020 at 3:45 pm

Two William Floyd High School Students (Members of Same Household) Test Positive for COVID-19, No Closure

The district learned today that two William Floyd High School students who are members of the same household have tested positive for COVID-19. The students, members of Group A who last attended school on Monday, October 26, will not be permitted to return to school until medically cleared to do so. The Suffolk County Department of Health (SCDOH) has determined that no classes or teachers need to be quarantined due to classroom density, MERV (Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value) rating for the air filter, social distancing and the use of masks. As a result, a school closure does NOT need to take place. However, the two students rode the bus and the SCDOH has determined that the bus driver and the 11 other students aboard that particular bus will be placed in a mandatory quarantine. All of the students and their families have been contacted. The bus has been temporarily pulled from service and will be thoroughly cleansed and disinfected.

Please know that the district will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all of our buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. As we enter cold and flu season, it is imperative to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.


10/22/2020 at 3:15 pm

William Floyd High School Student Tested Positive for COVID-19, Not in School Since 10/6 (No Closure)

Today, the district learned that a student enrolled in William Floyd High School has tested positive for COVID-19. This student, a member of Hybrid Group A, has not been in school since October 6, and as a result, a building closure does NOT need to take place. The individual who has tested positive will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. The Suffolk County Department of Health has also informed the district that no quarantines are required. 

We are providing this message in an effort to keep the community informed. Please remember to stay home when feeling sick, cough/sneeze into the crook of your elbow, wash your hands frequently, stay socially distant as much as possible and wear a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


Bắn cá mập10/21/2020 at 3:55 pm

Positive COVID-19 case at William Floyd Middle School – No Closure

Bắn cá mậpThe district learned today that a student at William Floyd Middle School has tested positive for COVID-19. The student, a member of Hybrid Group B, has not been in school since Friday, October 16, and does not use district transportation. The school has been deep cleaned and disinfected several times since then. As a result, a closure does NOT need to occur. The individual who has tested positive has been quarantined and will not be allowed to return to school until medically cleared to do so. Working in collaboration with the Suffolk County Department of Health, they have determined that no additional quarantines need to take place for multiple reasons including classroom density, social distancing, use of masks and the MERV (Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value) rating for the air filter.

Bắn cá mậpPlease know that we will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all of our buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after morning and afternoon routes by our transportation companies. As we enter cold and flu season, it is imperative to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.


Bắn cá mập10/15/2020 at 4:30 pm

Positive COVID-19 Case at William Floyd Middle School & William Floyd High School: No Closures

The district learned today that two students – one each at William Floyd Middle School and William Floyd High School – have tested positive for COVID-19. Both students have NOT been in school for a considerable period of time, therefore, closures DO NOT need to take place.

The William Floyd Middle School student, who attends school in Group B, has not been in school since October 2. The William Floyd High School student, who attends school in Group A, has not been in school since October 6. The district has reported these cases to the Suffolk County Department of Health and to New York State; they will appear on the State’s COVID-19 dashboard. We are providing this message in an effort to keep the community informed.

Bắn cá mậpPlease remember to stay home when sick, cough/sneeze into the crook of your elbow, wash your hands frequently, stay socially distant as much as possible and wear a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School & William Floyd High School Cleared to Re-Open

10/14/2020 at 12:35 pm

Based on guidance from the Suffolk County Department of Health, Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School and William Floyd High School have been cleared to re-open school tomorrow, Thursday, October 15. Contact tracing has been completed and all who were deemed to have been in close contact have been notified of the requirements for them to quarantine. They will not be allowed to return to school/work until they are medically cleared to do so. The buildings have also been thoroughly cleaned and disinfected. Please know that we will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all of our buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are cleaned after every morning and afternoon route by our transportation companies. As we enter cold and flu season, it is important to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask. Thank you and please stay safe.


Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School & William Floyd High School Closed to In-Person Learning for October 13

10/12/2020 at 3:30 pm

The William Floyd School District has learned that two staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 – one each at William Floyd High School and Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School. As a result, both William Floyd High School and Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School will be closed to in-person learning and transition to all virtual for Tuesday, October 13. Wednesday, October 14 is already an all-virtual learning day (including all self-contained classes for this Wednesday) so this will provide two full days for a thorough cleansing and disinfecting of these buildings (which also happens at the end of each school day in all buildings). Contact tracing has begun and will be conducted in coordination with the Suffolk County Department of Health. Those who are deemed to have been in close contact with the affected individuals will be contacted directly. We will continue to work collaboratively with the Suffolk County Department of Health and keep you updated and informed every step of the way.  

Bắn cá mậpPlease also note that Just Kids UPK at Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School will also be closed to in-person learning over the next two days (Tuesday, October 13 – Wednesday, October 14). Please check directly with Just Kids for any additional information on that program.   

Bắn cá mậpAdditionally, the location has changed for the regularly scheduled Board of Education meeting scheduled to take place at William Floyd High School on Tuesday, October 13 at 7:30 pm. The date and time will remain the same, but the new location will be the William Paca Middle School auditorium.  

 


Tangier Smith Elementary School All-Virtual Student Tested Positive for COVID-19

9/30/2020 at 2:48 pm

The district learned today that a student enrolled in Tangier Smith Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19. However, this student has NOT been in school or on school grounds at all this school year and is currently enrolled in the district’s all-virtual learning option. The Department of Health is handling and there are no building closures that need to take place. We are providing this message in an effort to keep the community informed. Thank you and please stay safe.

 


William Floyd Middle School & Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School Cleared to Re-Open

9/23/2020 at 1:53 pm

Bắn cá mậpBased on guidance from the Suffolk County Department of Health, William Floyd Middle School and Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School have been cleared to re-open school tomorrow, Thursday, September 24. Additionally, the William Floyd Middle School student who was confirmed to have COVID-19 will not return to school until cleared by the Department of Health. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone deemed at risk from exposure has been notified by the Department of Health and will follow their directions regarding quarantine and/or testing. Please know that we will continue to diligently deep clean and sanitize all of our buildings each night after in-person learning. For those who use district transportation, buses are also cleaned after every morning and afternoon route by our transportation companies. As we enter cold and flu season, it is imperative to continue to take all necessary precautions such as staying home when sick, coughing/sneezing into the crook of your elbow, washing your hands frequently, staying socially distant and wearing a mask.

Bắn cá mập9/21/2020 at 7:05 pm

On Monday, September 21 in the evening, the district learned that a William Floyd Middle School student tested positive for COVID-19. The Suffolk County Department of Health has contacted the student’s family and will begin contact tracing immediately. Additionally, the student has a sibling that attends Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School that has not tested positive for COVID-19 at this time. As a result and out of an abundance of caution, both William Floyd Middle School and Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School will move to all virtual learning for Tuesday, September 22. All other buildings will remain open to in-person learning. Since, Wednesday, September 23 remains a regularly scheduled all-virtual learning day, this will provide two full days for a thorough cleansing and disinfecting of these buildings (which also happens each night). We will continue to work collaboratively with the Suffolk County Department of Health and keep you updated and informed every step of the way. Thank you and please stay safe. 

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