COVID - 19 Information

This chart is updated each day to reflect the number of COVID-19 cases reported for staff and on-site students.

Number of active COVID-19 staff cases:

12

Total Number of COVID-19 staff cases since 8/13/2020:

32

Number of active COVID-19 on-site student cases:

4

Total Number of COVID-19 student cases since 8/4/2020:

33

Due to HIPAA Laws, the Texarkana Arkansas School District will not release any additional information, including the name(s) of positive COVID-19 student(s) or staff members, other than the information listed on the table above.  Case numbers will not be broken down by school or program area in order to protect the privacy of any student or staff member affected by COVID-19.  

COVID-19 Protocols and Scenarios for Parents

IF...

THEN...

You or a member of your household, or your child does not feel good, or is awaiting COVID-19 test results:

Your child is around another child who is a Probable Close Contact, that makes your child a Secondary Contact

You or a member of your household has been around someone in close proximity and for more than a 15-minute period who has symptoms of COVID-19, OR someone who is awaiting COVID-19 test results: 

You or your child or a member of your family has COVID-19 symptoms of any kind:

A child in your student’s class tests positive for COVID-19, or a child that is known to have been in close proximity to your child for longer than a 15-minute time period during their time at school tests positive for COVID-19: 

If you find out that your child is a Probable Close Contact (you find out that someone in your household who lives with your child OR someone that your child has spent an extended period of time with in close proximity has tested positive for COVID-19):

Do not bring your child to campus for any reason. Contact your teacher or principal virtually and pivot to virtual learning until you can confirm that no one in your family has been exposed to COVID-19.

Unless your child shows symptoms of COVID-19, or you receive a call and email from a district representative, you should continue with your normal routine.

Do not bring your child to campus for any reason. Contact your teacher or principal virtually and pivot to virtual learning until you can confirm that no one in your family has been exposed to COVID-19.

Do not bring your child to campus for any reason. Contact your teacher or principal virtually and pivot to virtual learning until you can confirm that no one in your family has been exposed to COVID-19.

You will receive a phone call and an email from a School Representative requiring your child to quarantine and recommending that you get your child tested for COVID-19. You will receive contact from your teacher with instructions to pivot to virtual learning. You will then be contacted by an Arkansas Department of Health Case Investigator. ADH documentation will be required before your child can return to campus.

Do not bring your child to campus for any reason. Contact your teacher or principal virtually. You will then receive a phone call and an email from a School Representative requiring your child to quarantine and recommending that you get your child tested for COVID-19. You will receive contact from your teacher with instructions to pivot to virtual learning. You will then be contacted by an Arkansas Department of Health Case Investigator.