Tamuning Elementary School employee tests positive for COVID-19

Tamuning Elementary School was one of the two Catholic schools which reported COVID-positive cases. The other one was AOLG. (file photo)

The Guam Department of Education (GDOE) has confirmed one case in which an individual tested positive for COVID-19.

The individual has been identified as an employee at Tamuning Elementary School.

GDOE, in collaboration with DPHSS, is conducting contact tracing to identify and notify individuals who were in close contact with this individual.

These individuals will be placed in quarantine and/or isolation until they are cleared by DPHSS.

Areas of the school campus have been cleaned and disinfected.

Regular hours of operation will continue on Monday, May 24.

(JIC Release No. 681)