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Free COVID-19 After-School Testing Available for AISD Students, Staff

October 7, 2021

 

AISD is excited to announce a new COVID testing option to staff members and students beginning next week. For students and staff who may be sick or needing a test to return from a quarantine restriction or would like to test after they have been in close contact with someone who is COVID-19-positive, we will now be offering an after-school COVID-19 testing option. This new after-school testing option will begin on Wednesday, Oct. 13. Details below:

 

When: Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday that is a school day (for either students or staff) from 4-6 p.m.; Walk-ins only, no appointments. Begins Wednesday, Oct. 13.

 

Where: Nurse’s clinic at Vandagriff Elementary School, located at 408 FM 1187 S in Aledo. Enter through Door #4 that faces Aledo Middle School on the south side of the building (see map below).

 

What: Abbott BinaxNOW Rapid Antigen Tests will be performed at this clinic and results should be available in approximately 15-30 minutes.

 

Cost: There will be no cost for students or staff for tests at the after-school clinic


Consent: Consent from parent or guardian will be required for anyone under the age of 18 to receive a COVID-19 test at the after-school clinic. Required forms will be available at the clinic or you can download and print the form here to fill out before arriving.

 

map for vandagriff covid testing site