Columbia County Public Health reports rise in COVID-19 cases
Dayton schools return to distance learning
November 26, 2020
DAYTON—On Sunday, November 22, the Columbia County Public Health Department reported sixteen new positive cases of COVID-19; two cases are associated with Dayton schools.
Dayton schools were closed on Monday, and the Dayton School District board of directors met Monday evening to discuss next steps. It was decided to move to distance learning on Tuesday and re-evaluate the situation over the holiday weekend, as more data becomes available. On Monday, November 23, there were 26 tests pending results.
The Starbuck school remains open to in-person learning, and the District expects to retur...