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Park County School District #6

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Cody’s students and teachers are persevering through the 2020-2021 school year, but there’s no denying the impact of the pandemic on everyone’s minds. Park County School District #6 Superintendent Peg Monteith continues to applaud the perseverance of the district’s staff and students, but things are “getting stressful” for everyone, especially as Park County and Wyoming…

The Cody school district has confirmed one positive case of COVID-19 and several students and staff are currently quarantined, but the schools’ protection policies have been largely successful thus far. Park County School District #6 said on its website Thursday that 13 students have been ordered to quarantine due to close contact with confirmed COVID…

Just four days into the school year, there’s a confirmed case of COVID-19 in Park County School District #6. The announcement was made Thursday by District Superintendent Peg Monteith on the Cody Public Schools, Cody Wyoming Park County #6 Facebook page. In accordance with the district’s reopening plan, Park County Public Health was notified immediately…

Perennial Eastside Elementary School teacher Cheryl Turk Barrus passed away just one day before the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year. Barrus died Sunday, August 30, of unknown cause at 58 years old. She leaves behind her husband Rick, two children, and three grandchildren. Barrus was a life-long Park County resident, graduating from Powell Senior…

UPDATE (11:06 a.m.)  Superintendent Peg Monteith posted an update on the Cody Public Schools, Cody Wyoming Park County #6 Facebook page: “As expected, we had our first positive case of COVID-19. Our partners at Public Health contacted the school immediately and followed up with contact tracing. Within a few hours it was determined that no…

 No Cody students are going back to school this spring. Yesterday, Interim Superintendent Peg Monteith confirmed that Park County School District No. 6 school buildings will remain closed through the end of the current school year. This decision was announced after the latest amendments to Governor Gordon’s public health orders were announced this week. There…

Another casualty of the coronavirus uncertainty is kindergarten registration. Originally scheduled to take place tomorrow, April 30th, registration for the Cody School District has been canceled. At this point, that’s about all there is to say on the matter. Brooke Sieg, the Early Childhood Community Liaison for Park County School District #6, says she is…

Cody schools are shut down until April 3rd. And possibly longer. Last night, the Cody School Board, school administrators, and Cody health professionals met in an emergency board meeting to discuss the closure of the district in response to the COVID-19 virus reaching Wyoming and, inevitably, reaching Cody. It was during the meeting that Governor…


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