BATON ROUGE, LA (BRPROUD)– The EBR School System released a statement after abruptly having to close a feeding site after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.
Check out the statement below:
“A child nutrition worker at McKinley Middle has tested positive for COVID-19. As a result, this feeding site will be closed in order for staff to self-isolate and guard against any further outbreak. Our thoughts and prayers remain with this employee and all others battling this virus. We are grateful to our child nutrition staff for putting themselves on the front lines every day to feed our children. At this time, the district’s 11 additional feeding sites will remain open.”
This employee was not present the day the learning packets were distributed and has not been on campus at all this week.