Most COVID-19 cases among Texas public school students found in teenagers
According to the data, which includes self-reported, test-confirmed cases from hundreds of school districts across the state, 69% of infected students were in grades seven through 12, while just 15% were in grades four through six and 16% in grade three or lower.
When the time comes, should NC schools mandate a COVID-19 vaccine for students?
North Carolina mandates vaccines that ward off a litany of infections like mumps, measles, tetanus, whooping cough, polio, chickenpox. Other vaccines, like an annual flu shot, are recommended by the CDC but not required by the state.
A Texas superintendent says school district’s COVID-19 safety protocols are working
Mineola ISD’s administrators, staff members, and students have been following the safety protocol since the school district’s 2020-2021 school year started on Aug. 13, and they have been able to limit the spread of the COVID virus.