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Baltimore City Schools meal site to reopen following COVID-19 diagnosis of employee

Posted at 4:32 PM, May 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-05 16:32:19-04

BALTIMORE — Baltimore City Public Schools will reopen the learning packet and emergency meal site at Sandtown-Winchester Achievement Academy.

It will reopen beginning Wednesday.

The site was closed May 4-5 after City Schools learned that an employee working there tested positive for COVID-19.

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The district followed its Standard Operating Procedure on cleaning and disinfecting school buildings and staffing changes have been made to the site.

As a reminder, City Schools said:

  • Individuals who may have been in contact with staff working at the Sandtown-Winchester Achievement Academy emergency meal site should self-monitor for symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath for 2-14 days.
  • According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), if you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing, call your healthcare provider for medical advice.

For a full listing of the 18 meal sites, please visit City Schools’ meal sites webpage.