Starting Monday, Nov. 29, 2021, Keller ISD will be offering free COVID-19 testing for students who may be experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or who may have come into close contact with someone who tested positive for the virus. Testing will be conducted at the Keller ISD Education Center Boardroom 350 Keller Pkwy, Keller, TX 76248. The testing center will be open Monday-Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. COVID-19 testing will not occur on District Holidays. Masks are required upon entrance and inside the testing center.

While an appointment is not required before getting tested, it is recommended to register your student before arriving. To register as a Timber Creek student CLICK HERE. To find the master list of KISD campus registration for testing CLICK HERE.

The tests being used are the BinaxNOW antigen test kits. Results are expected to release approximately 15 minutes after a test has been completed.

For more information, CLICK HERE to go to the KISD website for any potential updates. For more information about COVID-19, CLICK HERE to go to the Center for Disease Control website.

By Sofia Facundo

Sofia is a Senior and the current News Editor. Sofia has been writing for Talon since their freshman year.