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Ankeny Community School District confirms students not at risk of coronavirus

Administrators learned Friday of a visitor who completed a government-mandated quarantine.
Credit: Local 5

ANKENY, Iowa — The Ankeny Community School District is assuring the district that no one is at risk of coronavirus after administrators learned of a visitor at Ankeny High School who had completed a government-mandated quarantine following a trip to China. 

According to the district, the individual was cleared by medical personnel after completing the quarantine in the United States. 

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The district says they have no reason to believe that there is a health risk and have taken all sanitation measures following guidelines from the Iowa Department of Public Health. 

All Ankeny schools will remain in session.