Pikeville High reports student with COVID-19

PIKEVILLE, Ky. — Pikeville Independent Schools has informed parents that a student at the high school has tested positive for the coronavirus.

In a letter sent to parents, Supt. David Trimble notes that the district learned of the positive case on Tuesday and immediately began implementing protocols to deal with the issue. The letter goes on to say that contact tracing has been completed and all necessary contacts have been made by the Pike County Health Department.

Trimble thanked students and staff for continuing to follow all safety requirements related to the pandemic.