YAZOO COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Leaders with the Yazoo County School District announced there has been a positive case of COVID-19 at Yazoo County High School. Leaders said the school has been closed due to the case at this time.

All students who were close contacts to the positive case have been contacted. If you have not received a phone call, leaders said your child is not a close contact.

Officials said in the event that cases are reported and your child is affected, they will notify you as soon as they are notified.

Yazoo County School District released this statement from the superintendent: