Alcorn School District now has 10 students, 4 employees with COVID-19

Alcorn School District now has 14 cases of COVID-19

CORINTH, Miss. (WMC) - A Mississippi school district is reporting a growing number of COVID-19 cases.

Alcorn School District in Corinth posted an update to Facebook Monday showing 10 students and four employees with the novel coronavirus.

The district first announced positive COVID-19 tests last Thursday. At the time, ASD said neither student had attended school since the new year began.

As of Monday, ASD said positive tests were confirmed in students at Kossuth High, Kossuth Middle, Kossuth Elementary, Biggersville Elementary, Biggersville High and Alcorn Central Middle.

COVID 19 Update August 10, 2020

Posted by Alcorn School District on Monday, August 10, 2020

It’s the second school district in Alcorn County to report positive cases among students and staff.

130 students quarantined in Corinth

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