COVID reports rise, kids quarantined, counties protest
May 5, 2021
Friday's National Honor Society Inductee ceremony at Sweet Home High School's gymnasium honored the academic accomplishments of 26 juniors and seniors.
However, eight students were not able to attend the event as a result of the school district putting them under a 14 day COVID-19 quarantine from school functions.
The quarantines came after there have been "six or seven" confirmed positive COVID-19 cases among students at the high school during the current quarter, which began April 19, said High School Principal Ralph Brown.
Brown said that some 60 teens have been quarantined by the sc...