Two Staff Members Test Positive for COVID-19 At Grand Blanc High School
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is reporting that two staff members at Grand Blanc High School are testing positive for COVID-19. As a matter of privacy, the names of the staff members have not been released. The website does not distinguish between the West and East campus but lists the address of the building as 12500 Holly Rd., which is the address of the East Campus building.
The state reports new cases of coronavirus as well as information about ongoing outbreaks at Michigan's K-12 schools on its website. Click here for a breakdown of new and ongoing cases of COVID-19 as reported by Michigan schools and universities.
The information is updated weekly.
Lynn Sutfin, a spokesman for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, tells Mid-Michigan Now her department will be working closely with school administrators to track known cases of COVID-19 in order to initiate contact tracing.
"We are collecting more detailed information on school outbreaks and will report this information on Sept. 14 by school building," Sutfin said. "MDHHS is committed to providing accurate and timely information to keep students, parents, and educators safe."
Two or more cases of COVID-19 must be reported at a single school building in order for an outbreak to be declared.