In the course of the earlier week, from Feb. 16- Feb. 22, a number of confirmed constructive instances of COVID-19 had been reported by academic establishments in Emmet, Charlevoix and Cheboygan counties.
The statewide dashboard of COVID-19 outbreaks related to academic establishments, as reported to the Michigan Division of Well being and Human Companies, is up to date every Monday.
A college outbreak is outlined as two or extra COVID-19 instances who might have shared publicity on faculty grounds and are from completely different households. Case counts embody these related to earlier than and after faculty packages.
New outbreaks had been first recognized throughout the present reporting week and ongoing outbreaks had already been recognized in earlier weeks however have had at the least one new related case reported within the final 28 days.
No new native outbreaks had been listed on the state’s dashboard on Feb. 22.
There are a number of ongoing outbreaks additionally listed on the state’s dashboard. In Charlevoix County, the continued outbreaks embody East Jordan Preschool, Boyne Falls Faculty, East Jordan Excessive Faculty and Boyne Metropolis Excessive Faculty. In Emmet County, the continued outbreaks embody Alanson Head Begin and St. Michael Academy.
Inside Emmet, Charlevoix and Cheboygan counties, listed below are the instances as reported by the person faculty districts from Feb. 16- Feb. 22:
Boyne Metropolis Public Faculties reported one constructive case involving a scholar at Boyne Metropolis Center Faculty on Feb. 16.
Charlevoix Public Faculties reported one case at Charlevoix Elementary Faculty on Feb. 18.
Cheboygan Space Faculties reported two constructive instances at Inverness Academy and one constructive case at Cheboygan Space Excessive Faculty on Feb. 19. One constructive case was reported at Cheboygan Intermediate-Center Faculty on Feb. 22.
Pellston Public Faculties reported one possible constructive case at Pellston Center/Excessive Faculty on Feb. 18 and one possible constructive case at Pellston Elementary Faculty on Feb. 20.
As of Feb. 22, the Public Faculties of Petoskey was reporting two present instances within the district. A case involving a scholar at Lincoln Elementary Faculty was reported on Feb. 19, and a case involving a scholar at Petoskey Excessive Faculty was reported on Feb. 21.
North Central Michigan School
North Central Michigan School’s weekly COVID-19 summary report from Feb. 19 lists one constructive case and 6 attainable constructive instances.
Optimistic instances are those that have reported to the faculty they’ve examined constructive for COVID-19 prior to now week. Potential constructive are people who’ve reported to the faculty they could be constructive for COVID-19 and are both awaiting check outcomes or are self-quarantining.
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