COVID-19 UPDATES

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 30, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed that four additional students have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had one recovery reported. 

  • One elementary school student was last on campus on September 29, 2020

  • Two intermediate students were last on campus on September 28, 2020

  • One middle school student was last on campus on September 29, 2020

This brings our total reported cases to 122 with 96 recoveries leaving 26 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,337.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish these students speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 29, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of seven additional positive cases and a number of recoveries.

  • One middle school student who was last on campus on September 24, 2020. 

  • One middle school student who was last on campus on September 29, 2020. 

  • One intermediate school student who was last on campus on September 28, 2020. 


  • One middle school employee who was last on campus on September 25, 2020.

  • One intermediate school employee who was last on campus on September 26, 2020.

  • One achievement school employee who was last on campus on September 25, 2020.

  • One achievement school employee who was last on campus on September 28, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 118 with 95 recoveries leaving 23 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,337.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the students or employees. The areas of campus where the students or employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish them all speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified


(September 28, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of three additional positive cases and several recoveries.

  • One high school student who was last on campus on September 11, 2020. The student was already quarantined due to a family exposure and recently tested positive.


  • One middle school employee who was last on campus on September 17, 2020.

  • One elementary school employee who was last on campus on September 24, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 111 with 93 recoveries leaving 18 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,337.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student or employees. The areas of campus where the student or employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish them all speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 25, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of two additional positive cases and one recovery.

  • One elementary school student who was last on campus on September 23, 2020.


  • One high school employee who was last on campus on September 22, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 108 with 84 recoveries leaving 24 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,336.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student or employee. The areas of campus where the student or employee had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish them both speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 24, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional student who has tested positive for COVID-19.

  • One middle school student who was last on campus on September 21, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 106 with 83 recoveries leaving 23 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,336.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student. The areas of campus where the student had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish the student a speedy recovery.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 22, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional student and two additional employees who have tested positive for COVID-19. We had a number of recoveries reported as well.

  • One middle school student who was last on campus on September 8, 2020, having been quarantined since then due to an exposure in the household.

  • One middle school employee who was last on campus on September 21, 2020.

  • One high school employee was last in the office on September 21, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 104 with 82 recoveries leaving 22 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,339.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student or employees. The areas of campus where the student or employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish them all speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 21, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of four additional employees who have tested positive for COVID-19. We had a number of recoveries reported as well.

  • One intermediate school employee was last on campus on September 18, 2020.

  • One intermediate school employee was last on campus on September 21, 2020.

  • One high school employee was last on campus on September 18, 2020.

  • One administration employee was last in the office on September 18, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 101 with 80 recoveries leaving 21 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,339.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these employees. The areas of campus where the employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish them all speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 18, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of two additional students who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had a few recoveries.

  • One elementary school student was last on campus on September 15, 2020

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 10, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 97 with 76 recoveries leaving 21 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,339.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish both speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 17, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional student and one additional employee who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries.

  • One intermediate school student was last on campus on September 14, 2020


  • One district employee was last on campus on September 16, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 95 with 72 recoveries leaving 22 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,339.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student or employee. The areas of campus where the student and employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish both speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 16, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of two additional employees who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries.

  • One high school employee was last on campus on September 8, 2020

  • One middle school employee was last on campus on September 10, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 93 with 71 recoveries leaving 22 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,340.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the employees. The areas of campus where the employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish the employees speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 14, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional student and two employees who have tested positive for COVID-19.

  • One middle school student was last on campus on September 11, 2020


  • One high school employee was last on campus on September 9, 2020

  • One high school employee was last on campus on September 11, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 91 with 55 recoveries leaving 36 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,334.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student and employees. The areas of campus where the student and employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish the student and employees speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 11, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of three additional students who have tested positive for COVID-19.

  • One intermediate school student was last on campus on August 27, 2020

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 9, 2020

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 10, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 88 with 52 recoveries leaving 36 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,333.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish these students speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 10, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional student who has tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries reported.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 9, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 85 with 50 recoveries leaving 35 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,333.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with this student. The areas of campus where the student had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish this student a speedy recovery.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 9, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of two additional students who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries reported.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 3, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 8, 2020.

We also discovered two additional staff cases which we reported near the first of the school year but have not been included in our total. This brings our total reported cases to 84 with 41 recoveries leaving 43 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,332.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish these students speedy recoveries.

New cases and recoveries identified

(September 9, 2020) Over the past five days (which includes the long holiday weekend), Henderson ISD has been informed of seven additional students and seven additional staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries reported.

  • Six high school students were last on campus on September 3, 2020.

  • One intermediate student was last on campus on August 28, 2020.


  • One staff member was last on the high school campus on August 28, 2020.

  • One staff member was last on the high school campus on August 30, 2020

  • One staff member was last on the high school campus on August 31, 2020

  • One staff member was last on the high school campus on September 1, 2020.

  • Three staff members were last on the high school campus on September 3, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 80 with 28 recoveries leaving 52 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently just under 3,300.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis.

Our thoughts remain with these students and employees.

Three additional students identified as COVID-19 positive

(September 3, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of three additional students who have tested positive for COVID-19. 

  • One high school student was last on campus on August 26, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 1, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 2, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 66 with 17 recoveries leaving 49 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently just under 3,300.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish these students speedy recoveries.

Three students and one staff member identified as COVID-19 positive along with three recoveries

(September 1, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of three students and one staff member who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also have three more recoveries for a total of eleven.

  • One high school student was last on campus on August 28, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on August 31, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 1, 2020.


  • One employee was last on the high school campus on August 31, 2020.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with this employee or students. The areas of campus where the employee and students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish these students and employee speedy recoveries.

Eight students and four staff members identified as COVID-19 positive

(August 31, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of eight students and four staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also have three more recoveries to report. 

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 24, 2020.

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 26, 2020.

  • Four students were last on the high school campus on August 28, 2020.

  • Two students were last on the middle school campus on August 28, 2020.

  • Three staff members were last on the high school campus on August 28, 2020

  • One staff member was last on the elementary school campus on August 26, 2020

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these employees or students. The areas of campus where the employees and students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish these students and employees speedy recoveries.

Six students and two staff members identified as COVID-19 positive

(August 28, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of six students and two staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19, as well as five recoveries.

  • One intermediate student was last on campus on August 26, 2020.

  • Four of the students were last on the high school campus on August 26, 2020.

  • One high school student was last at the athletic facility on August 26, 2020.

  • One employee was last on the high school campus on August 26, 2020.

  • One employee was last on the primary school campus on August 25, 2020.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these employees or students. The areas of campus where the employees and students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis.

The was one additional student who recently developed symptoms and tested positive but has not been on the middle school campus for several days. Due to the timing of the infection, this student has not had contact with any HISD student or staff member since well before the student would have been contagious.

We wish all these students and employees speedy recoveries.

Eight HISD students and one employee reports positive

(August 26, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of eight students and one staff member who have tested positive for COVID-19. 

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 14, 2020. 

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 21, 2020. 

  • Two of the students were last on the high school campus on August 24, 2020.

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 25, 2020. 

  • One student was last on the intermediate school campus on August 25, 2020.

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 26, 2020.

  • One student was last on the middle school campus on August 25, 2020.


  • The employee was last on the high school campus on August 25, 2020.

We are directly notifying all staff and parents of students who had close contact with these students and employee. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the students and employee had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our high school, middle school and intermediate school students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Our thoughts are with our students, our employees and their families.Our thoughts are with our students, our employees and their families.

Eight HISD students and three employees reports positive

(August 25, 2020) I want to let you know that HISD has been informed of eight students and three staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19. 

  • The first student was last on the primary school campus on August 18, 2020. 

  • Two additional students were last on the high school campus on August 21, 2020.

  • The five remaining students were all last on the high school campus on August 24, 2020. 


  • The first employee was last on the high school campus on August 23, 2020 and was not typically in a classroom setting. 

  • The second employee was last on the high school campus on August 24, 2020.

  • The third employee was last at the middle campus on August 24, 2020 and was not typically in a classroom setting.

We are directly notifying all staff and parents of students who had close contact with these students and employees. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the students and employees had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our high school and primary school students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Our thoughts are with our students, our employees and their families.

Four HISD students reports positive

(August 24, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of three high school students and one primary student who have tested positive for COVID-19. 

  • The first high school student was last on the high school campus on August 21, 2020. The student developed symptoms after school and was tested.

  • The second and third high school students were also last on campus on August 21, 2020. Both developed symptoms on Saturday and were tested.

  • The primary student was last on the primary campus this morning, August 24. The student was tested and reports positive.

We have directly notified all staff and parents of students who had close contact with these students. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the students had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our high school and primary students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish the students speedy recoveries.

HISD High School student reports positive

(August 22, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of a high school student who has tested positive for COVID-19.

  • The student was last on the high school campus on August 18, 2020. The student developed symptoms the following day and was tested.

We have directly notified all staff and students who may have had close contact with the student. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the student had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our high school students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis.

We wish the student a speedy recovery.

HISD Middle School employee reports positive

(August 21, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of a middle school staff member who has tested positive for COVID-19.

  • The staff member was last on the middle school campus on August 20, 2020. The staff member does not work in a classroom setting and is not routinely in contact with students.

We have notified all staff who may have had close contact with the employee. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the employee had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our middle school students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis.

Our thoughts remain with the employee and family during this time.


COVID-19 UPDATES

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 24, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional employee who has tested positive for COVID-19.

  • One intermediate school employee was last on campus on September 23, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 105 with 83 recoveries leaving 22 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,339.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student or employees. The areas of campus where the student or employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish them all speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 22, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional student and two additional employees who have tested positive for COVID-19. We had a number of recoveries reported as well.

  • One middle school student who was last on campus on September 8, 2020, having been quarantined since then due to an exposure in the household.

  • One middle school employee who was last on campus on September 21, 2020.

  • One high school employee was last in the office on September 21, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 104 with 82 recoveries leaving 22 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,339.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student or employees. The areas of campus where the student or employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish them all speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 21, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of four additional employees who have tested positive for COVID-19. We had a number of recoveries reported as well.

  • One intermediate school employee was last on campus on September 18, 2020.

  • One intermediate school employee was last on campus on September 21, 2020.

  • One high school employee was last on campus on September 18, 2020.

  • One administration employee was last in the office on September 18, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 101 with 80 recoveries leaving 21 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,339.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these employees. The areas of campus where the employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish them all speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 18, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of two additional students who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had a few recoveries.

  • One elementary school student was last on campus on September 15, 2020

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 10, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 97 with 76 recoveries leaving 21 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,339.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish both speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 17, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional student and one additional employee who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries.

  • One intermediate school student was last on campus on September 14, 2020


  • One district employee was last on campus on September 16, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 95 with 72 recoveries leaving 22 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,339.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student or employee. The areas of campus where the student and employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish both speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 16, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of two additional employees who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries.

  • One high school employee was last on campus on September 8, 2020

  • One middle school employee was last on campus on September 10, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 93 with 71 recoveries leaving 22 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,340.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the employees. The areas of campus where the employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish the employees speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 14, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional student and two employees who have tested positive for COVID-19.

  • One middle school student was last on campus on September 11, 2020


  • One high school employee was last on campus on September 9, 2020

  • One high school employee was last on campus on September 11, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 91 with 55 recoveries leaving 36 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,334.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with the student and employees. The areas of campus where the student and employees had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish the student and employees speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 11, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of three additional students who have tested positive for COVID-19.

  • One intermediate school student was last on campus on August 27, 2020

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 9, 2020

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 10, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 88 with 52 recoveries leaving 36 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,333.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Please visit HendersonISD.org/COVID for updates. We wish these students speedy recoveries.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 10, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of one additional student who has tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries reported.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 9, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 85 with 50 recoveries leaving 35 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,333.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with this student. The areas of campus where the student had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish this student a speedy recovery.

New positive cases and recoveries identified

(September 9, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of two additional students who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries reported.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 3, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 8, 2020.

We also discovered two additional staff cases which we reported near the first of the school year but have not been included in our total. This brings our total reported cases to 84 with 41 recoveries leaving 43 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently 3,332.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish these students speedy recoveries.

New cases and recoveries identified

(September 9, 2020) Over the past five days (which includes the long holiday weekend), Henderson ISD has been informed of seven additional students and seven additional staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also had several recoveries reported.

  • Six high school students were last on campus on September 3, 2020.

  • One intermediate student was last on campus on August 28, 2020.


  • One staff member was last on the high school campus on August 28, 2020.

  • One staff member was last on the high school campus on August 30, 2020

  • One staff member was last on the high school campus on August 31, 2020

  • One staff member was last on the high school campus on September 1, 2020.

  • Three staff members were last on the high school campus on September 3, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 80 with 28 recoveries leaving 52 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently just under 3,300.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis.

Our thoughts remain with these students and employees.

Three additional students identified as COVID-19 positive

(September 3, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of three additional students who have tested positive for COVID-19. 

  • One high school student was last on campus on August 26, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 1, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 2, 2020.

This brings our total reported cases to 66 with 17 recoveries leaving 49 currently active cases in the district. HISD’s total enrollment is currently just under 3,300.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these students. The areas of campus where the students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish these students speedy recoveries.

Three students and one staff member identified as COVID-19 positive along with three recoveries

(September 1, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of three students and one staff member who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also have three more recoveries for a total of eleven.

  • One high school student was last on campus on August 28, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on August 31, 2020.

  • One high school student was last on campus on September 1, 2020.


  • One employee was last on the high school campus on August 31, 2020.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with this employee or students. The areas of campus where the employee and students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish these students and employee speedy recoveries.

Eight students and four staff members identified as COVID-19 positive

(August 31, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of eight students and four staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19. We also have three more recoveries to report. 

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 24, 2020.

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 26, 2020.

  • Four students were last on the high school campus on August 28, 2020.

  • Two students were last on the middle school campus on August 28, 2020.

  • Three staff members were last on the high school campus on August 28, 2020

  • One staff member was last on the elementary school campus on August 26, 2020

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these employees or students. The areas of campus where the employees and students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish these students and employees speedy recoveries.

Six students and two staff members identified as COVID-19 positive

(August 28, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of six students and two staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19, as well as five recoveries.

  • One intermediate student was last on campus on August 26, 2020.

  • Four of the students were last on the high school campus on August 26, 2020.

  • One high school student was last at the athletic facility on August 26, 2020.

  • One employee was last on the high school campus on August 26, 2020.

  • One employee was last on the primary school campus on August 25, 2020.

We are notifying all staff and parents of students who may have had close contact with these employees or students. The areas of campus where the employees and students had contact are being cleaned and sanitized. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of the students and staff on the affected campuses to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis.

The was one additional student who recently developed symptoms and tested positive but has not been on the middle school campus for several days. Due to the timing of the infection, this student has not had contact with any HISD student or staff member since well before the student would have been contagious.

We wish all these students and employees speedy recoveries.

Eight HISD students and one employee reports positive

(August 26, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of eight students and one staff member who have tested positive for COVID-19. 

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 14, 2020. 

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 21, 2020. 

  • Two of the students were last on the high school campus on August 24, 2020.

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 25, 2020. 

  • One student was last on the intermediate school campus on August 25, 2020.

  • One student was last on the high school campus on August 26, 2020.

  • One student was last on the middle school campus on August 25, 2020.


  • The employee was last on the high school campus on August 25, 2020.

We are directly notifying all staff and parents of students who had close contact with these students and employee. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the students and employee had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our high school, middle school and intermediate school students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Our thoughts are with our students, our employees and their families.Our thoughts are with our students, our employees and their families.

Eight HISD students and three employees reports positive

(August 25, 2020) I want to let you know that HISD has been informed of eight students and three staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19. 

  • The first student was last on the primary school campus on August 18, 2020. 

  • Two additional students were last on the high school campus on August 21, 2020.

  • The five remaining students were all last on the high school campus on August 24, 2020. 


  • The first employee was last on the high school campus on August 23, 2020 and was not typically in a classroom setting. 

  • The second employee was last on the high school campus on August 24, 2020.

  • The third employee was last at the middle campus on August 24, 2020 and was not typically in a classroom setting.

We are directly notifying all staff and parents of students who had close contact with these students and employees. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the students and employees had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our high school and primary school students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

Our thoughts are with our students, our employees and their families.

Four HISD students reports positive

(August 24, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of three high school students and one primary student who have tested positive for COVID-19. 

  • The first high school student was last on the high school campus on August 21, 2020. The student developed symptoms after school and was tested.

  • The second and third high school students were also last on campus on August 21, 2020. Both developed symptoms on Saturday and were tested.

  • The primary student was last on the primary campus this morning, August 24. The student was tested and reports positive.

We have directly notified all staff and parents of students who had close contact with these students. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the students had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our high school and primary students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis. 

We wish the students speedy recoveries.

HISD High School student reports positive

(August 22, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of a high school student who has tested positive for COVID-19.

  • The student was last on the high school campus on August 18, 2020. The student developed symptoms the following day and was tested.

We have directly notified all staff and students who may have had close contact with the student. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the student had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our high school students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis.

We wish the student a speedy recovery.

HISD Middle School employee reports positive

(August 21, 2020) Henderson ISD has been informed of a middle school staff member who has tested positive for COVID-19.

  • The staff member was last on the middle school campus on August 20, 2020. The staff member does not work in a classroom setting and is not routinely in contact with students.

We have notified all staff who may have had close contact with the employee. We are cleaning and sanitizing the areas of campus where the employee had contact. Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking all of our middle school students and staff to continue monitoring their health and checking for symptoms on a regular basis.

Our thoughts remain with the employee and family during this time.


Do you have questions for Henderson ISD? Please email us at questions@hendersonisd.org