District cancels voluntary sports & extra curricular activities for rest of summer

Coronavirus
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DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — Decatur Public Schools has canceled all of their voluntary sports and extra-curricular activities on school grounds for the rest of the summer.

This comes after officials said a DPS employee tested positive for COVID-19. “In the interest of privacy, DPS will not confirm the site or department for any employee who may report a positive COVID-19 case,” said DPS Director of Community Engagement Maria Robertson.

Robertson said out of caution, the district has canceled all voluntary sports and extra-curricular activities on school grounds for the remainder of the summer.

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