Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Tri-county schools check-in: Seven cases reported on NHCS campuses ahead of upcoming mask vote

SOUTHEASTERN N.C. — New Hanover County Schools is reporting seven Covid-19 cases for this past week, ahead of the board of education’s upcoming vote to potentially lift or retain the mask mandate Monday.

The schools assigned six quarantines total, according to the district’s online dashboard.

Castle Hayne Elementary — 2
Ogden Elementary — 1

Murray Middle — 1
Myrtle Grove Middle — 1
Roland-Grise Middle — 1

Laney High — 1

Brunswick County Schools

Brunswick County Schools is reporting 32 active Covid-19 cases, as of Wednesday, including one in the central services office. More than 150 people were assigned to quarantine as of the latest update.

Bolivia Elementary — 5
Lincoln Elementary — 1
Supply Elementary — 1
Town Creek Elementary — 1
Union Elementary — 2
Virgina Williamson Elementary — 1

Leland Middle — 1
Shallotte Middle — 1
South Brunswick Middle — 10
Town Creek Middle — 1

North Brunswick High — 1
South Brunswick High — 5
West Brunswick High — 1

Pender County Schools

Pender County Schools disclosed 11 Covid-19 cases and 114 quarantines for the week of Oct. 31 to Nov. 6, according to its latest report. The school system will update its dashboard with more recent data Monday on its website.

Topsail Elementary — 5

Surf City Middle — 1
Topsail Middle — 4

Topsail High — 1

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Alexandria Sands
Alexandria Sands
Alexandria Sands is a journalist covering New Hanover County and education. Before Port City Daily, she reported for the award-winning State Port Pilot in Southport. She graduated from UNC Charlotte and wrote for several Charlotte publications while there. When not writing, Williams is most likely in the gym, reading or spending time with her Golden Pyrenees. Reach her at alexandria@localdailymedia.com or on Twitter @alexsands_

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