(Uhrichsville, Ohio) – Claymont Middle School and High School are moving to remote learning days due to a rise in positive COVID cases.
In a statement published to the district’s Facebook page, Superintendent Brian Rentsch indicated the decision comes amid staff and students being quarantined in addition to a lack of substitute teachers. The middle and high school buildings will move to remote learning beginning November 12th, 2020. Students will return to face-to-face instruction on December 1st, 2020.
Officials indicated that school remains in session through the remote learning and extra-curricular activities will continue as well. “Thank you for helping to keep people safe and to slow the spread of COVID-19 in our community in school,” Rentsch added. “Your mental health is just as important as your physical health. If you or a loved one are experiencing anxiety related to the coronavirus pandemic, help is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.”
For help related to your mental health and COVID-19 call the COVID-19 CareLine at 1-800-720-9616.