Union Public Schools is seeing an increase in COVID-19 cases in its third week of offering in-person classes.
As of Thursday, the district had 10 staff members and 22 students who had tested positive. When school started August 24th, 10 students had reported positive COVID tests.
Union also has 62 employees and 401 students in quarantine, and 12 classrooms have been closed across the district. Five Ellen Ochoa Elementary classrooms were closed Wednesday, and 111 students and seven employees were told to quarantine.