Fairfield City School District Employee Tested Positive for COVID-19.

Butler County Connect

Staff Report

The Fairfield City School District posted a COVID-19 update to their website.

“A West Elementary School staff member has tested positive for COVID-19. There may have been students and staff members who could have had a possible exposure.”

The District posted the following: 

“To protect those students and staff members, we are asking that you monitor for the following symptoms through March 27:

  • Fever of above 100.4
  • Cough
  • Difficulty breathing

In addition to the above, sore throat, headache and diarrhea should also be monitored. These additional symptoms alone do not mean that the virus has been contracted.

All individuals should be practicing social distancing and proper handwashing. If you feel the need to visit your doctor, please call first. If you believe that you have the symptoms of COVID-19, please call your doctor.

The overall health and well-being of our students, staff, and community continues to be our top priority. Thank you for taking the steps to keep yourselves healthy.”