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Letter from Dr. Gerold regarding Coronavirus to Community - March 9, 2020

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This and additional information can be found at: http://www.mccsd.net/coronavirusinfo


March 9, 2020 

Dear Middle Country Community, 

The Suffolk County Department of Health Services provided school districts across Suffolk County with the following information concerning students and staff who have recently traveled to countries affected by the Coronavirus (Covid‐19):  

The NYS Department of Health directs that students and staff returning from currently impacted countries or regions of impacted countries will be required to be quarantined for fourteen (14) days* upon return to the U.S.A.  As of 3/6/2020 the designated countries are:  China, Iran, Italy, South Korea, and Japan.  

*THIS APPLIES TO INDIVIDUALS WHO RETURNED TO THE U.S.A. after 2/23/2020.*

If you believe that these directions apply to your child please follow the above directive and contact your child’s school immediately.  

Suffolk County Department of Health Services:  
www.suffolkcountyny.gov/health

New York State Department of Health: 
www.health.ny.gov

Thank you for your attention to this matter.  

Sincerely,

Roberta A. Gerold, Ed.D.
Superintendent of Schools