HOLLAND PATENT, N.Y. - Three Holland Patent students have tested positive for COVID-19. As a result, all school buildings will be closed to students and staff on Friday.
According to the schools website, there is one positive case in the high school, one in the middle school, and one in the elementary school.
Due to the late notice of this closure, Friday will be an emergency closure day and there will be no remote learning sessions.
All district activities are also canceled until Monday, Sept. 28.
The website says the district cannot provide any specific information regarding the students who tested positive.
The county health department will contact anyone who may have been in close contact with these students.
The district will use the next three days for cleaning and sanitizing to prepare to reopen on Monday.