3 GDOE employees test positive for COVID-19

One of the COVID-positive employees is from George Washington High School (PNC file photo)

The Guam Department of Education (GDOE) on Thursday confirmed positive cases for COVID-19 involving three (3) employees.

The employee cases were identified at Astumbo Elementary School, Vicente S.A. Benavente Middle School, and George Washington High School.

In collaboration with the DPHSS, GDOE has identified and notified teachers as well as parents of students who may have been in contact with the index case in order to schedule testing.

Tested individuals will remain in quarantine until they are cleared by DPHSS. Cleaning and disinfecting of areas of the campuses are taking place.