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Miami Beach High School employee asked to stay home over coronavirus fears

School staff member will remain home through recommended incubation period

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MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – A Miami-Dade high school staff member has been asked to stay home over coronavirus fears.

An employee at Miami Beach Senior High School was requested to self-quarantine at home, Miami-Dade Schools confirmed to Local 10 News.

According to the district, that staff member recently visited Denver and stayed at the same hotel where another guest was diagnosed with COVID-19.

Miami-Dade Schools, in an abundance of caution, requested that the employee remain home through the recommended incubation period.

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The district did not provide any additional information on what the employee does at the school, if and how much that person interacts with students or whether they had been to the school since returning from Denver.

About the Author:

David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.