Covid Update 9/7/2021

To keep you informed about the latest confirmed cases of COVID-19 in either students or staff at USD #115 Nemaha Central Schools we will be sending out an update each time we have a positive case as well as publishing information on our website. As of 9/7/21, we have had three new positive cases involving students at NCEMS as well as one staff member. Impacted grade levels include 6th, 5th, 2nd, and Kindergarten. If you have not been contacted by either Nemaha County Public Health Officer or KDHE, your child was not considered a close contact. 

Please do not send your child to school if: 


  • Exhibiting a fever, fever, and one additional symptom, or two of the additional symptoms without clear explanation:

    • Fever

    • Chills

    • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing

    • New cough

    • New loss of taste or smell 

    • Congestion/runny nose

    • Nausea/vomiting/diarrhea

    • Sore throat 

    • Headache

    • Unusual muscle or body aches

    • Unusual fatigue


If you have any questions, please consult your healthcare provider.