FRAMINGHAM – The Framingham Public School district reported 20 new COVID cases to start the month.
It is unknown if the 20 cases are all students, staff, or a combination of both. The district does not separate that number in its dashboard.
On January 10, the district reported a record, one-day high of 148 new cases, as the Omicron variant was surging. It now appears to be waning.
January had the highest number of cases in the school district since the pandemic began in 2020.
For the month of January, the public school district’s dashboard reported 1,748 COVID cases in the school district since January 1, 2022, which is about 75% of all cases this school year.
The district is now reporting 2,358 total COVID cases during the 2021-2022 school year, through February 1.
There are just roughly 9,300 students in the school district.
The district reported 6 new COVID cases at harmony Grove Elementary
Three cases were each reported at Framingham High, Walsh Middle, and Brophy Elementary
One case was reported at the following schools: Barbieri, Dunning, King, Potter Road, and Stapleton
Framingham High School leads the school district with 564 cases, during the 2021-22 school year. There are roughly 2,400 student at the high school.
Walsh Middle School is reporting 224 cases this school year.
Eleven schools have recorded more than 100 cases each this school year.