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231 Public School Students reported as Possible COVID-19 Positive this week

January 14th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

WEEKLY COVID UPDATE: For the 7-day period of January 7-13, 2022, there were no schools identified with School Wide COVID-19 Outbreak.  Mountain Ridge High School, Westernport Elementary School, Cash Valley Elementary School, Allegany High School, and Fort Hill High School each had cohorts that met the definition of a cohort outbreak.


ACPS had 41 staff members and 231 students reported as positive for COVID-19 during this time.  ACPS had 15 staff members quarantined as a close contact.  264 students were reported as close contacts to a positive person and were required to quarantine.  This includes all staff and students reported as close contacts, whether the close contact occurred in the home, community, or school.