School district notified of COVID-19 case

Only Siuslaw's sixth-grade cohort affected by news

June 5, 2021 — The Siuslaw School District has been notified that an employee at Siuslaw Middle School has tested positive for COVID-19.  

The sixth-grade on-campus cohort should be in isolation through June 15, and may return to campus on June 16.

Sixth grade students should be monitored for any symptoms of COVID-19 over the next few days.  Any changes in health conditions should be reported to your primary care doctor or Lane County Public Health.

This isolation period does not impact the seventh and eighth grade classes, and they may continue their regular routines on campus.

“As members of the community, we understand that this might raise concerns and questions about how this impacts your child and family,” stated the Siuslaw School District office. “We are working closely with Lane County Public Health to respond to this news and protect the health of our community.”

Siuslaw School District cares about the health and safety of this community.  

To read the general information letter that went to families, visit


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