GDOE – 61 Students, 9 Employees Test Positive For COVID

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JANUARY 18, 2022: GDOE REPORTS 61 NEW COVID-19 STUDENT CASE(S):

On Tuesday, January 18, 2022, the Guam Department of Education (GDOE) confirmed 61 positive COVID-19 cases involving students. The cases were identified at Adacao Elementary School (5), C.L. Taitano Elementary School (1), Juan M. Guerrero Elementary School (1), Lyndon B. Johnson Elementary School (2), Marcial A. Sablan Elementary School (1), Maria A. Ulloa Elementary School (1), M.U. Lujan Elementary School (2), Ordot-Chalan Pago Elementary School (1), Talofofo Elementary School (2), Tamuning Elementary School (1), Wettengel Elementary School (2), Agueda I. Johnston Middle School (2), AsTumbo Middle School (1), F.B. Leon Guerrero Middle School (2), Inarajan Middle School (3), Jose L.G. Rios Middle School (2), Luis P. Untalan Middle School (1), Vicente S.A. Benavente Middle School (1), George Washington High School (10), John F. Kennedy High School (9), Okkodo High School (7), Simon Sanchez High School (1), Southern High School (1), and Tiyan High School (2). In collaboration with 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 to return to campus. Areas of the campuses were cleaned and disinfected to ensure schools are ready for regular hours of operation on Wednesday, January 19, 2022.

JANUARY 18,2022: GDOE REPORTS 9 NEW COVID-19 EMPLOYEE CASE(S):

In addition, on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, the Guam Department of Education (GDOE) confirmed 9 positive cases for COVID-19 involving employees. The cases were identified at Daniel L. Perez Elementary School (1), Juan M. Guerrero Elementary School (1), Liguan Elementary School (1), Ordot-Chalan Pago Elementary School (2), Wettengel Elementary School (1), Agueda I. Johnston Middle School (1), George Washington High School (1), and J.P. Torres Success Academy (1).