Vigo County School Corp Updates COVID-19 Dashboard

TERRE HAUTE, IN— The Vigo County School Corporation has updated their COVID-19 Dashboard, available at vigoschools.org, revealing positive cases are holding steady inside of the schools as they increase across Vigo County.

10-15-20 VCSC COVID-19 update

It shows:

  • 10 student positives with campus contact in the last 14 days (up from 9 last week)
  • 6 staff positives with campus contact in the last 14 days (up from 5 last week)
  • 157 students actively quarantined (up from 106 last week)
  • 25 staff actively quarantined (up from 18 last week)

The district also released information about active positive cases and active quarantines, information which is used internally and by the COVID-19 Task Force to make decisions. These numbers tally cases and quarantines regardless of whether the person was on campus during their infectious period.

Seventeen of the district’s 27 brick and mortar schools have no active cases at this time.

The additional data also shows 10 active cases at the elementary level, 3 active cases at the middle school level, and 4 active cases at the high school level, when combining student and staff cases.

Meanwhile, a  staff member at Terre Town Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19. The Vigo County School Corporation is working with the Vigo County Health Department and assisting contact tracers as they identify any close contacts.

Students and staff have been notified, and will only need to quarantine if contacted by the Vigo County Health Department.