On Saturday, July 31, the Guam Department of Education (GDOE) confirmed an individual tested positive for COVID-19.
This individual has been identified as an employee assigned to Wettengel Elementary School.
GDOE, in collaboration with DPHSS, has identified and notified the individuals who were in close contact with this individual.
This individual will remain in quarantine until they are cleared by DPHSS to return to school.
Areas of the school campus were cleaned and disinfected in preparation for regular hours of operation on Monday, August 2.
For the latest information on COVID-19, visit dphss.guam.gov or guamrecovery.com. For inquiries on COVID-19, contact 311 through a local number, or call the Joint Information Center at (671) 478-0208/09/10.
(JIC Release No. 739)