The Clinton Public School District is reporting 9 positive COVID-19 cases in the district. These cases were reported to the district over two days, Monday and Tuesday. Two students at Clinton Park Elementary, two students at Clinton Junior High School, four students and one district employee at Clinton High School make up the 9 cases. School administrators at each campus have contacted parents of students in the classes who have been affected. These cases bring CPSD’s second semester positives to 35 since the start of the semester on January 5, 2021.
CPSD will report all positive cases to the Mississippi State Department of Health and the Mississippi Department of Education on a weekly basis as required. Neither MSDH nor MDE require schools to report this information to the general public. The district is committed to remaining transparent as we venture through the school year during the pandemic. The Clinton Public School District continues to follow health and safety guidelines provided by the Centers of Disease Control and MSDH. For more information, visit www.clintonpublicschools.com.