By Elisabeth Smith

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A student at a San Juan Unified school program has tested positive for COVID-19, the district announced Wednesday.

Officials say the child attended one of Howe Avenue Elementary’s Discovery Club groups.

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According to a release from the district, the student was last on campus Sept. 9. Students and staff who may have been exposed will be notified.

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In the meantime, other students and staff are being asked to quarantine. The Discovery Club class will be closed through at least Sept. 24, and the site will be sanitized.

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SJUSD said the Discovery Club used several strategies to reduce the likelihood of spreading COVID-19 including face masks, increased cleaning, encouraged frequent hand washing, and minimizing the number of students or staff who interact with each other.