McKinney ISD reports COVID-19 cases of students, staff on website

McKinney ISD's COVID-19 dashboard details total student and staff lab-confirmed positive cases of the virus by school and building. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
McKinney ISD's COVID-19 dashboard details total student and staff lab-confirmed positive cases of the virus by school and building. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

McKinney ISD's COVID-19 dashboard details total student and staff lab-confirmed positive cases of the virus by school and building. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

McKinney ISD is reporting coronavirus cases among staff members and students on a weekly basis from a COVID-19 dashboard on the district's website.

The dashboard details total lab-confirmed cases of the virus by school and building as well as the number of released cases, which indicates that a person who tested positive has completed the required 10 days of self-isolation, is free of fever for 24 hours and no longer has symptoms. The dashboard is updated every Friday by 4 p.m.


MISD, along with other Texas school districts, will soon be required to report COVID-19 cases to the state.

The Texas Education Agency has announced an upcoming online reporting tool of COVID-19 cases that will be required for every school district. The first reporting deadline for districts is Sept. 8.

As of Aug. 28, there were three total cases among MISD staff and two among students, according to the district's dashboard.
By Elizabeth Ucles
Elizabeth is the reporter for Community Impact Newspaper's Frisco edition. She graduated from St. Edward's University with a degree in Writing and Rhetoric with a journalism concentration and a minor in Spanish in May 2019. Elizabeth covers public and higher education, development and transportation.


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