Texas school district teacher, student die from COVID-19 complications

State News

RICHARDSON, Texas (ValleyCentral) — A North Texas school district is mourning the loss of a teacher and student who died from COVID-19 over the weekend.

On Monday, the Richardson Independent School District (ISD) announced that Sha’Niyah McGee, a junior at Berkner High School, and Eroletta Piasczyk, a teacher at Christa McAuliffe Learning Center (CMLC), died from COVID-19 complications.

Piasczyk taught at CMLC for 24 years.

District officials said both were cherished parts of the Richardson ISD community and will be fondly remembered.

Richardson ISD currently has a mask mandate in order at its campuses.

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