SCS offers retroactive COVID-19 sick leave

By , Daily Memphian Published: October 07, 2021 5:22 PM CT
<strong>Shelby County Schools Superintendent Joris Ray took the temperatures of teachers and employees getting COVID-19 vaccines on Feb. 24, 2021. The district announced Thursday, Oct. 7, that&nbsp;employees can receive paid sick leave while in isolation following a positive COVID-19 test.</strong> (Daja E. Henry/Daily Memphian file)

Shelby County Schools Superintendent Joris Ray took the temperatures of teachers and employees getting COVID-19 vaccines on Feb. 24, 2021. The district announced Thursday, Oct. 7, that employees can receive paid sick leave while in isolation following a positive COVID-19 test. (Daja E. Henry/Daily Memphian file)

Shelby County Schools has announced that employees can receive up to 10 consecutive days of paid sick leave while in isolation following a positive COVID-19 test. 

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Daja E. Henry

Daja E. Henry is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. She is a graduate of Howard University and the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University and currently is a general assignment reporter. 


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