Jefferson City School District Reports COVID-19 Cases Within the District

The Jefferson City School District is notifying families of coronavirus cases within the district.

In a letter sent out last night (Thursday) from Superintendent Larry Linthacum, the district has had 5 positive cases, with 2 cases being staff members and 3 cases are students.

Linthacum says the 5 cases across five buildings resulted in 7 people being identified as close contacts.

The schools include North Elementary, Lawson Elementary, Thomas Jefferson Middle School, Jefferson City High School and Capital City High School.