2021 Spring Semester

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More than 60,000 COVID cases related to FL K-12 public and private schools raise questions about safety

BY: - February 8, 2021

With new data from the first month of the 2021 spring semester, the total number of school-related COVID cases has risen to 60,690, which includes both public and private K-12 schools in Florida. The figure is based on COVID cases from Sept. 6 through Jan. 30, according to a Phoenix analysis of data from the […]

Nearly 5,000 new COVID-19 cases related to FL K-12 schools in first week of spring semester

BY: - January 19, 2021

Two weeks ago, Florida’s K-12 schools resumed for the 2020-21 academic year while the COVID-19 pandemic continued. Students and teachers returned to their classrooms or logged in to online learning platforms. But in the week Florida students started the 2021 spring semester, 4,786 new COVID-19 cases were reported by the Florida Department of Health. The […]