A new positive Covid-19 case involving an athletic staff member was identified at Salem High School, according to Superintendent Jon Acton. 
Extracurricular activities involving Salem Volleyball have been paused through September 3rd.
Action said all other extracurricular activities will continue as normally scheduled.
This individual was last in contact with SHS student-athletes on Monday, August, 17th.
Any student-athletes who were in close contact with the individual have been notified and have begun quarantine procedures established by the Indiana State, and Washington County Departments of Health.
All impacted areas of the school have been deep cleaned.
All Salem Schools and Online Lions will continue normal operations.
“Thank you as we all navigate Covid-19 to maintain the safest environment for students and staff,” said Acton.