Breaking News: DCSD closes Oak View Elementary amidst rising positive cases

DEKALB COUNTY, GADeKalb County School District (DCSD) said it will close Oak View Elementary for 10 days due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases at the school.
The school has had 18 students test positive for COVID-19. That number, however, has impacted over 90 students and 13 staff members who have had to quarantine and isolate, the school district said in a statement.  The grades impacted include pre-K, kindergarten, 1st, 2nd and5..
No cases have been reported thus far in grades 3 and 4t.
The school district said that it is closing Oak View “out of abundance of caution” effective Friday, Sept. 3 and will reopen on Sept. 13.
 Students will receive virtual instruction and teachers will work virtually next week.   

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