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Indianola Community School District announces COVID-19 case in Irving Elementary classroom

A first grade classroom at Irving Elementary will be entering quarantine, and learning exclusively online until at least August 25.

INDIANOLA, Iowa — An Irving Elementary School classroom is going into quarantine after a COVID-19 case was discovered, according to the Indianola Community School District..

The district informed Irving Elementary parents Saturday that someone in a first grade classroom tested positive for coronavirus.  

All kids in that class will be learning exclusively online until August 25.  Details on what their remote learning will be like will be released next week.

The district says they are working with Warren County Health Services to perform contact tracing and to follow other proper procedures.