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Free COVID-19 Rapid Testing For Select FWISD Employees Canceled For Wednesday Afternoon

(Tuesday, Novembver 17, 2020) -- The Fort Worth ISD’s free rapid COVID-19 testing for select District employees scheduled for Wednesday afternoon, November 18 has been cancelled because of illness.

Testing is still scheduled for the Wednesday morning session, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Eastern Hills School Based Clinic at 5900 Yosemite Drive.  

Testing sites for Thursday and Friday remain as originally scheduled.

Beginning November 16, FWISD transportation, maintenance and operations, custodial, nutrition services and special education personnel and pre-kindergarten and kindergarten teachers may register for a test at five locations across the District. Testing will be available weekly until further notice.

FWISD is partnering with Virtual Care for Families to offer these employees Abbott BinaxNOW COVID-19 testing. Employees must pre-register to receive the test.

District employees experiencing COVID-19 symptoms are advised not to arrive at a designated FWISD testing location and to contact their doctor or visit to be connected with a provider.



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