RISD Nutrition Services Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19. The employee works for a vendor the district hires to prepare and distribute meals.

Royal ISD Community,

Royal ISD has been notified that a staff member who works for our Nutrition Services Company has tested positive for COVID-19.  The staff member and any employee that had contact with the individual have been instructed to self-quarantine for the next 14 days. Affected areas are currently being deeply sanitized, and the District will be releasing additional information regarding future meal distribution as soon as possible.

District employees and students are instructed to continue to follow CDC guidelines and recommendations and to practice social distancing. 

Out of an abundance of caution, we advise you to monitor your health, follow the CDC guidelines for people who have had close contact and contact your primary care physician if you develop symptoms. 

Royal ISD is continuing to monitor this situation and will provide additional information as quickly as possible.