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Now 140 COVID-19 Cases In Palm Beach County Schools

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Boynton’s Sunset Palms Elementary Reports 8 COVID Cases.

Numbers Rise District-Wide As Gov. DeSantis, Education Commissioner Corcoran Suggest End To Distance Learning In January

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There are now 140 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Palm Beach County School system, according to the District’s COVID-19 dashboard early Friday morning. The numbers continue to rise as the school district absorbs shockwaves sent from Tallahassee suggesting that Florida’s Department of Education may ban “distance learning” in January.

Read our coverage of the potential distance learning change, here.

Of the 140 cases, eight are in students and employees at Sunset Palms Elementary in Boynton Beach, where 6 students and 2 staffers have tested positive. There are a total of 78 student cases and 62 employee cases reported in the most recent update.


STAFF CASES AS OF 6:45 A.M. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2020

Addison Mizner Elementary (1), Atlantic Community High (2), Banyan Creek Elementary (1), Berkshire Elementary (1), Binks Forest Elementary (2), Boca Raton Community High School (2), Boca Raton Community Middle (2), Boynton Beach Community High (2), Carver Community Middle (1), Cholee Lake Elementary (1), Clifford O. Taylor/Kirklane Elementary (2), Coral Sunset Elementary (1), Del Prado Elementary (1), Diamond View Elementary (2), Freedom Shores Elementary (1), Grassy Waters Elementary (1), H.L. Johnson Elementary (2), Highland Elementary (1), J.C. Mitchell Elementary (1), Jeaga Middle (1), John L. Leonard High School (1), Lake Worth Community High (1), Lantana Community Middle (1), Loxahatchee Groves Elementary (1), New Horizons Elementary (1), Olympic Heights Community High School (1), Palm Springs Community Middle (3), Panther Run Elementary (1), Plumosa School of the Arts (4), Polo Park Middle School (3), Regional Office Central (1), S.D. Spady Elementary (1), Sandpiper Shores Elementary (1), Seminole Ridge Community High (1), Seminole Trails Elementary (1), Sunset Palms Elementary (2), Transportation West Facility (1), Turning Points Academy (3), Watson B. Duncan Middle (1), West Gate Elementary (2). Whispering Pines Elementary (2).


STUDENT CASES AS OF 6:45 A.M. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2020

Alexander W. Dreyfus Jr. School of the Arts (1), Allamanda Elementary (1), Benoist Farms Elementary (1), Berkshire Elementary (2), Binks Forest Elementary (1), Boca Raton Community High (1), Boca Raton Community Middle (2), Calusa Elementary (2), Christa McAuliffe Middle (1), Citrus Cove Elementary (1), Clifford O. Taylor/Kirklane Elementary (1), Conniston Community Middle (1), Coral Reef Elementary (1), Del Prado Elementary (2), Diamond View Elementary (3), Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary (1), Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary (1), Golden Grove Elementary (1), Greenacres Elementary (1), Hagen Road Elementary (1), Hammock Pointe Elementary (1), Highland Elementary (1), Jupiter Community High (2), Jupiter Farms Elementary (1), L.C. Swain Middle (1), Lake Worth Community High (1), Manatee Elementary (1), Marsh Pointe Elementary (1), Meadow Park Elementary (2), Morikami Park Elementary (1), Northboro Elementary (1), Okeeheelee Middle (2), Omni Middle (1), Palm Beach Central High (2), Palm Beach Gardens Community High (1), Palm Beach Gardens Elementary (1), Palm Springs Elementary (1), Panther Run Elementary (3), Park Vista Community High (2), Pine Jog Elementary (1), Plumosa School of the Arts (1), Polo Park Middle (2), Rolling Green Elementary (1), Roosevelt Community Middle (1), Royal Palm School (1), Spanish River Community High (1), Suncoast High (1), Sunset Palms Elementary (6), Tradewinds Middle (1), U.B. Kinsey/Palmview Elementary (1), Watson B. Duncan Middle School (1), Wellington Community High (1), West Boca Raton Community High (1), West Riviera Elementary (1), Westward Elementary (1), Whispering Pines Elementary (2).

We remind our readers that the school district statistics are cumulative and not necessarily representing active cases. What are you hearing or seeing in your school? Let us know by using the form below.


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