FRAMINGHAM – Framingham Public Schools announced another “community member at Fuller Middle who tested positive for COVID-19.”
This would be the sixth case at Fuller Middle School this 2020-21 school year.
Due to the positive cases at Fuller Middle, some members of the central administration in the Framingham Public Schools are in quarantine.
Framingham High has had the most cases in the district with 8.
This is the 35th cases in the public school district.
There have been 19 COVID cases in December in the schools.
Every school in the district now has had a case except McCarthy Elementary and Cameron Middle schools.
“As per district guidelines, comprehensive contact tracing was initiated and all impacted community members were notified and provided guidance about next steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19 at FHS,” said the District in an email to staff.
“FPS schools are cleaned daily in accordance with our COVID-19 protocol and CDC guidelines. In instances where a school community is engaged in in-person learning and an individual tests positive for COVID-19, deep cleaning is implemented. We will continue to be vigilant in adhering to all of the protocols that have been put in place to reduce the spread of COVID-19,” said the District.
Framingham Public Schools had about 500–550 students in the classroom through Friday, December 4.
Students and staff are expected to return to the classroom on January 4, 2021, at this time.