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Clinton County schools apply for online learning as more than 400 students, staff quarantine

Clinton Community School District expects to start online learning Thursday, Nov. 19 until Friday, Dec. 4.

CLINTON COUNTY, Iowa — Clinton County schools applied to the Iowa Department of Education for a waiver to shift to online learning after more than 400 students and staff quarantined due to proximity to positive COVID-19 cases.

Clinton Community School District expects to start online learning Thursday, Nov. 19 until Friday, Dec. 4. 

The district reported over 35 positive COVID-19 cases among students and staff last week, according to Superintendent Gary DeLacy's blog. There were also 101 district staff members not at work last week, he said.