On Monday, Nov. 9, the Natchitoches Parish School Board (NPSB) was notified of positive Covid-19 cases at Goldonna Elementary and Junior High School. NPSB officials have contacted the Louisiana Office of Public Health and have issued a 14-day quarantine for all students at Goldonna.
Goldonna will be closing school as well as all extra-curricular activities until Monday, November 30, 2020. During this quarantine period, students will be receiving virtual instruction via Google Classroom. Goldonna will be sending iPads home with students.
The exposure to the positive cases occurred on the school bus. In order to ensure the safety of all students and faculty, the buses will be professionally cleaned during quarantine. Goldonna Principal Cori Beth Manuel, along with NPSB officials, would like to ensure the public that this is the best course of action to prevent a further spread of Covid-19.
NPSB will be updating the public regularly concerning cases of Covid-19 in Natchitoches Parish on their website and social media.