St. Vincent Early Learning Center Closed Rest Of Week After A Positive COVID-19 Case

After deep cleaning, they plan on reopening on August 31st.

Posted: Aug 26, 2020 7:04 AM
Updated: Aug 26, 2020 3:12 PM

A child care service in Evansville will close for the rest of the week due to COVID-19.

St. Vincent Early Learning Center announced Wednesday that they will be closed for the remainder of the week due to an individual learning on August 25th that they had tested positive for COVID-19.

According to a statement, they were informed late Tuesday of the case and made the decision instantly.

"We have been informed that an individual who attends the school has contracted the illness," Executive Director Valerie Bostick said.

"Per guidance provided by Vanderburgh County Health Department, we are closing effective (August 26th) to undergo deep cleaning and individuals who were in close contact are in the process of being notified as part of the contact tracing program by the State Health Department."

The child care service is located at the corner of West Delaware St and North First Avenue in Evansville.

According to Bostick, if everything goes according to plan, they will reopen on Monday, August 31st.

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