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COVID Still Spreading In Palm Beach County Schools

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Now 2,885 Confirmed Cases, Most Logged Since January.

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BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2021 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — Most of the Palm Beach County School District’s 2,885 recorded cases of COVID-19 have been logged since January 1st, meaning the past nine weeks have been the most COVID-ridden in the school district since the pandemic began.

As the one year anniversary of schools shutting for COVID-19 approaches, the school district’s numbers tell a story that appears to be divergent from the general public. Even with new infections seemingly on a downward trend in Florida, the Palm Beach County School District’s COVID-19 numbers are staying steady.

Of the 2,885 COVID-19 cases reported since school resumed in September, 1,617 have been logged since school resumed following the winter break. That’s more than half.

Among the schools with notable numbers:

Boca Raton Community High School: 54 COVID-19 cases.

Boca Raton Community Middle School: 36 COVID-19 cases.

Boynton Beach Community High School: 17 COVID-19 cases.

Calusa Elementary: 28 COVID-19 cases.

Del Prado Elementary: 23 COVID-19 cases.

Don Estridge High Tech Middle: 53 COVID-19 cases.

Morikami Park Elementary: 17 COVID-19 cases.

Olympic Heights Community High: 33 COVID-19 cases.

Omni Middle: 25 COVID-19 cases.

Plumosa School of the Arts: 22 COVID-19 cases.

Polo Park Middle: 26 COVID-19 cases.

Verde K-8: 27 COVID-19 cases.

Waters Edge Elementary: 29 COVID-19 cases.

Wellington Landings Middle: 18 COVID-19 cases.

West Boca Raton Community High: 24 COVID-19 cases.

Whispering Pines Elementary: 23 COVID-19 cases.

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