Tag Archives: Oak Ridge Schools

Oak Ridge Schools announces new COVID-19 case at Jefferson Middle

Oak Ridge School officials have announced a new confirmed COVID-19 case within the school district. According to school officials, an individual at Jefferson Middle tested positive. The person has not been at the school since Tuesday, August 11th. The individual reportedly made the decision to self-quarantine after potential non-school exposure. …

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Another COVID case in OR schools; numbers continue to climb

Another Oak Ridge Schools employee has tested positive for COVID-19, according to Superintendent Dr. Bruce Borchers. Officials were informed of the positive test results on Wednesday morning and quickly began notifying parents. The unidentified staff member spent time at both Jefferson Middle School and at Oak Ridge High School last …

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Jefferson MS employee tests positive for COVID-19

Dr. Bruce Borchers, the superintendent of the Oak Ridge Schools, informed parents in a letter Tuesday that an unidentified staff member at Jefferson Middle School tested positive for COVID-19. Borchers said that the staff member took a “precautionary test” and self-quarantined, before learning of the positive test results Tuesday morning. …

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Oak Ridge Schools to require Face masks

After initially “strongly recommending” masks, students and staff members will now be required to wear face coverings in Oak Ridge Schools when physical distancing is not possible, Superintendent Bruce Borchers said Thursday. A school re-opening plan published Monday said masks would be strongly recommended, but not required, when students can’t …

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Oak Ridge schools to reopen July 29

Oak Ridge School Administration Building Monday, the Oak Ridge School system announced that all cityschools will reopen for students on July 29th, according to thedistrict’s 2020-2021 calendar. School officials say they areproviding two options for students and their families. Option 1 is to resume learning in person, with contingency plansfor …

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Oak Ridge Wellness Fair

 The City of Oak Ridge Wellness Committee and Oak Ridge Schools Coordinated School Health teamed  up to host their annual Community Wellness Fair today . The event was held from noon to 4 p.m. in the Oak Ridge Civic Center on Wednesday, May 16. Admission was free and everyone was …

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