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Positive COVID-19 Cases in Schools

The data in the report below represents the number of positive COVID-19 cases as reported to the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) by school districts (including charter schools), collaboratives, and approved special education schools. The data only represents what has been reported to DESE.

Please note the following definitions:

  1. Reported positive cases for students: Number of reported positive cases for students who are learning in hybrid or in-person learning models only (excludes students learning in fully remote models)

  2. Reported positive cases for staff: Number of reported positive cases for district staff members who have been in a district building within the seven days prior to the report of the positive case (excludes staff that have not been in district buildings during the seven days prior to the report of the positive case)

A weekly report will be posted each Thursday.

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Positive COVID-19 Student and Staff Cases in Schools Reported by Districts — October 21, 2020
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Positive COVID-19 Student and Staff Cases in Schools Reported by Districts — October 14, 2020
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Positive COVID-19 Student and Staff Cases in Schools Reported by Districts — October 7, 2020
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Positive COVID-19 Student and Staff Cases in Schools Reported by Districts — September 30, 2020

Last Updated: October 23, 2020

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Helene Bettencourt
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