Superintendent: 2 established, 1 ‘presumptive’ new virus instances in Westport faculties

Two new confirmed instances of COVID-19 had been found in Westport elementary colleges, together with a presumptive case at Staples excessive school, Superintendent Thomas Scarice announced.

the two elementary faculty circumstances were found at veggies Farms and lengthy a whole lot basic faculties, Scarice mentioned in an electronic mail to households and body of workers Tuesday evening.

“In our efforts to stay clear with stories of positive Covid-19 instances linked to our schools, we can proceed to supply these updates as suggestions is tested,” he wrote.

No new school closures were announced. Scarice’s letter stated “those impacted” by way of the virus were notified.

“As a reminder, households are asked to record fantastic of COVID-19 cases of scholars using our reporting voicemail or electronic mail even with no matter if the college students are in faraway or hybrid fashions of guide,” he pointed out.

eco-friendly’s Farms fundamental school pronounced below six new instances last Thursday, in accordance with the state’s weekly file on COVID-19 at public and private faculties.

The document gives a nonspecific quantity for faculties with fewer than six new circumstances to offer protection to students’ identities.

long plenty elementary mentioned no new circumstances within the identical document. Staples excessive school reported fewer than six new instances.