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State Reports School COVID-19 Cases Reach Seven Thousand

State health officials say there have been more than 2 thousand new cases of COVID-19 among students and school staff, and over 7 thousand cases since the state began requiring weekly reports in mid-September. 

In central Ohio the highest numbers come from the Olentangy Local Schools, the Dublin City Schools and the South-Western City Schools. Columbus City Schools, which had been on remote learning until some Career and Technical Education students returned Monday, reported 2 new cases among students, and 11 cases among staff.

A native of Chicago, naturalized citizen of Cincinnati and resident of Columbus, Alison attended Earlham College and the Ohio State University. She has equal passion for Midwest history, hockey and Slavic poetry.
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