COVID-19

COVID CASE REPORTING
2021/22 SCHOOL YEAR – updated December 3, 2021

School-Associated Cases*
SCHOOL NAME
Immaculate Conception Preschool & Elementary (Preschool-5th) 16
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School (6th-8th) 17
St. Francis High School (9th-12th) 5
TOTAL 38

*Source: Grand Traverse County Health Department reporting


CASE NOTIFICATIONS & COVID-RELATED COMMUNICATIONS

December 3, 2021 The Health Department has confirmed three positive, school-associated cases of COVID-19 related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School, and three related to Immaculate Conception Preschool and Elementary. These were from exposures prior to the Thanksgiving break. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

Here is the link to the COVID FAQ document that was sent to all families in November. COVID FAQs

November 30, 2021 Today, the Health Department confirmed one positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School, and one related to St. Francis High School. These were from exposures prior to the Thanksgiving break. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

November 29, 2021 Today, the Health Department confirmed two positive, school-associated cases of COVID-19 related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School, and three related to Immaculate Conception Preschool & Elementary. These were from exposures prior to the Thanksgiving break. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

November 22, 2021 Today, we received confirmation of a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

November 19, 2021 COVID and Thanksgiving: Letter from the Interim Superintendent

November 19, 2021 Yesterday, the Health Department confirmed one positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Francis High School, two related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School, and two related to Immaculate Conception Preschool & Elementary. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

November 17, 2021 Today, we are confirming one positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Francis High School, one related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School, and three related to Immaculate Conception Preschool & Elementary. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

November 16, 2021 Today, we received confirmation of a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to Immaculate Conception Preschool & Elementary. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

Important FAQ November 10, 2021 In light of rising levels of COVID-19 in our region, we are asking families to refer to the attached FAQs/protocols which guide decision-making for positive cases or close contacts. It is important that everyone continue to monitor for symptoms and follow these guidelines so that we can remain in school as much as possible. COVID FAQs

November 10, 2021 Yesterday, we received confirmation of a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School and a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 at Immaculate Conception Preschool & Elementary. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

November 9, 2021 Today, we received confirmation of a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

November 7, 2021 On Thursday, we received confirmation of a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Francis High School. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

November 6, 2021 Yesterday, we received confirmation of two positive, school-associated cases of COVID-19 related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

November 3, 2021 Today, we received confirmation of a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to Immaculate Conception Preschool & Elementary. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

October 28, 2021 Today, we received confirmation of a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to Immaculate Conception Preschool & Elementary. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

October 25, 2021 Today, we received confirmation of a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

October 15, 2021 Yesterday, we received confirmation of a positive, school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Francis High School. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

October 13, 2021 Yesterday, we received confirmation of one positive school-associated case of COVID-19 related to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School and one positive school-associated case of COVID-19 related to Immaculate Conception Preschool & Elementary. Close contacts have been or will be notified by the Grand Traverse County Health Department. We appreciate your ongoing support and partnership. If you have any concerns, we encourage you to contact the Health Department directly.

October 5, 2021 Today, we received confirmation of a positive school-associated case of COVID-19 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School. Any close contacts resulting from this exposure have already been notified.

September 2, 2021 Interim Superintendent Letter to Families

August 26, 2021 Update from Diocese of Gaylord

August 5, 2021 Interim Superintendent’s Letter regarding COVID protocols