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2 Bridgeport close due to COVID-19 until November 10

The Geraldine Johnson School and the Multicultural Magnet School have been closed due to the virus.
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BRIDGEPORT, Conn — The Superintendents office of Bridgeport Public schools announced on Wednesday the closure of two schools. 

The Geraldine Johnson School and the Multicultural Magnet School have been closed due to the virus until November 10. During the school closure, students will attend remote learning classes. 

The Communicable Disease Clinic in Bridgeport has also been closed due to employees testing positive for COVID-19. 

Beardsley School, Read School, Thomas Hooker School will also be closed until November 2 and classes will be held through remote learning. 

Health Director Lisa Morrissey said the clinic will be closed until November 10. There were two city employees who tested positive for COVID-19 and the closure is a response to quarantine and isolation protocols. Contact tracing has been started and has been extended to visitors who may have been exposed.