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Massachusetts DESE release positive COVID-19 student and faculty cases by school district



The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has released the number of COVID-19 cases in schools in the state.

According to an Excel spreadsheet issued by DESE, during the first week of school, 63 students were confirmed to have a positive COVID-19 result in Massachusetts.

There were 34 cases among staff.

The report only includes positive cases of students and staff who have been in school for either in-person or hybrid learning. Remote learning cases are not counted.

Statistics from some area cities and towns:

Attleboro: 3 students and 1 staff
Fall River: 0
Dartmouth: 0
Fairhaven: 2 students
Freetown/Lakeville: 1 student
New Bedford: 0
Plymouth: 4 students
Seekonk: 0
Somerset: 0
Swansea: 0
Taunton: 0
Westport: 0

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  1. Stacey pimental

    October 3, 2020 at 2:25 pm

    A student an staff at Voc Tech an Normandin an Gomes so how is NewBedford 0

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