NUMBERS

ELEMENTARY

Current Positive COVID Cases: 0*

Currently Excluded From School: 6**

Returned To School: 3***
 

MIDDLE SCHOOL & HIGH SCHOOL

Current Positive COVID Cases: 1*

Currently Excluded From School: 7**

Returned To School: 26***

District Employees Not Within Either school: 2

 

*All active cases are clinically diagnosed or lab confirmed positive COVID cases staying home in isolation.

**This includes staff/students who are ill and/or are exhibiting symptoms common to COVID. Students/staff whose household member(s) is/are exhibiting symptoms are also excluded from school. Staff/students in quarantine are confirmed close contact exposure to a clinical or lab diagnosed COVID positive person; They must stay home 14 days since last contact regardless of testing.

***Cumulative number of employees/students who have returned to work or school after isolation or quarantine since the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year.


TOTAL POSITIVE COVID-19 CASES CLEARED DURING THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

Elementary: 0

Middle School/High School: 2

District Employees Not Within Either school: 1

 

Houston County provides support to schools for contact tracing when a positive case is reported. Anyone identified as a close contact is notified. Close contacts are expected to quarantine and contact their physician.
 


SCHOOL WEEK ENDING IN FRIDAY TOTAL # OF CASES PER 10,000/14 DAYS IN HOUSTON COUNTY

9/13-9/26: 16.61

9/6-9/19: 15.00

8/30-9/12: 12.86

8/23 - 9/5: 10.18

There is a two week lag-time with the 14 day data reported by MDE.