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Torrington High School to be closed until October 1 due to COVID-19

The school district made the announcement Monday night.

TORRINGTON, Conn. — It was announced on Monday that Torrington High School will be closed until October 1 due to COVID-19. 

Superintentdent of Schools Susan Lubomski confirmed with FOX61, High School students will be distance learning from September 22 to September 30, so the school can be disinfected and sanitized. A contact tracing investigation is also being conducted. 

It is unclear how many people tested positive for COVID-19.

Torrington is just one of many schools impacted by COVID-19. Colchester Elemenatry and Pulaski Middle School announced on Monday they will be closed due to the virus.