FRAMINGHAM – A member of the Wilson Elementary School community has tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Framingham Public Schools.
This is the 8th school in the district to now have a case of COVID.
The district said in an email today, November 25, individuals who were “identified as close contacts of the person with COVID-19 have been notified and instructed to remain home in quarantine.
Those individuals received a phone call from the district.
The district considers close contact to be within 6 feet of the person for at least 15 cumulative 15 minutes with a 24 hour period.
The district said as of Tuesday, there have been 9 COVID cases in the district.
On November 23, a cases was announced at Barbieri Elementary School. Two individuals are under a quarantine.
A third case at King Elementary was recently announced. Seventeen individuals are under quarantine at King Elementary.
Most of the district’s 9,000+ students are attended school virtually.
Framingham Public School returned a couple hundred students in October with the highest needs to their physical classrooms.
On November 5, roughly another 300 students returned to the classroom, including more students at BLOCKS preschool.