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Confirmed COVID-19 Cases: LHS 4/14/2021

The Lockport City School District (LCSD) was notified of three (3) positive COVID-19 cases with possible exposure to staff or students. The breakdown is as follows:

  • Lockport High School...one (1) positive case from April 13, 2021 with contacts, confirmed by the Niagara County Department of Health (NCDOH). The Lockport City School District is fully cooperating with the Niagara County Department of Health (NCDOH) by providing information for contact tracing. The Niagara County Department of Health (NCDOH) will contact any individual whom they believe may have been in close contact with the individual.
  • Lockport High School...one (1) positive case reported with contacts from April 13, 2021. The Lockport City School District is fully cooperating with the Niagara County Department of Health (NCDOH) by providing information for contact tracing. The Niagara County Department of Health (NCDOH) will contact any individual whom they believe may have been in close contact with the individual.
  • Lockport High School...one (1) positive case reported April 14, 2021 with no exposure to staff or students based on the individual's last day in the building.
Lockport High School will operate as scheduled with the in-person hybrid model of instruction for all staff and students on Thursday, April 15, 2021.
 
The custodial staff had the opportunity to sanitize identified areas more thoroughly in addition to daily cleaning and sanitizing protocol on Wednesday, April 14, 2021.
 
Symptoms of COVID-19 may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. Possible symptoms include:
  1. Fever or chills
  2. Cough
  3. Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  4. Fatigue
  5. Muscle or body aches
  6. Headache
  7. New loss of taste or smell
  8. Sore throat
  9. Congestion or runny nose
  10. Nausea or vomiting
  11. Diarrhea

If you begin to experience any of the above symptoms, please stay home and call your medical provider.

If you are having any of the following symptoms, you should seek immediate medical attention:
  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to wake or stay awake
  • Bluish lips or face
Thank you for your understanding and support as we continue to manage the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.