Increase In Cases Among Students & Staff Has One Area School District Bringing Back Its COVID Dashboard

Thu 9-9-2021

(Spencer)-- A recent increase in COVID cases has one area school district reinstating its reporting system. Officials with the Spencer Community School District announced Wednesday they're bringing back the COVID dashboard showing regularly updated numbers at the district's buildings.

As of Wednesday, district officials reported at least 32 active cases among students. 16 of those were at the high school. In addition, Spencer school officials say there were seven active cases among staff members as of Wednesday.

District officials emphasized the importance for those not feeling well to stay home, and if needed, to get tested.