Cy-Fair ISD reported 65 positive COVID-19 cases among students, staff Oct. 12-18

Cy-Fair ISD reopened for virtual and in-person classes Sept. 8. (Courtesy Cy-Fair ISD)
Cy-Fair ISD reopened for virtual and in-person classes Sept. 8. (Courtesy Cy-Fair ISD)

Cy-Fair ISD reopened for virtual and in-person classes Sept. 8. (Courtesy Cy-Fair ISD)

Officials in Cy-Fair ISD reported 65 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 during the sixth week of the school year, Oct. 12-18, including 24 staff members and 41 students across the district.

This brings the district’s total number of reported cases to 217 since the start of the school year Sept. 8. Based on face-to-face learning enrollment, about 0.26% of students and 0.62% of district employees have contracted the virus.

Cypress Creek High School had more positive cases than any other campus in the district last week. Officials reported seven students and two staff members tested positive.


School districts throughout the state are required to report known COVID-19 cases to the Texas Education Agency weekly on Mondays. Weekly data is listed below, and campus-specific data can be found here.


  • Sept. 8-13: 4 total new cases reported

  • Sept. 14-20: 36 total new cases reported

  • Sept. 21-27: 20 total new cases reported

  • Sept. 28-Oct. 4: 31 total new cases reported

  • Oct. 5-11: 61 total new cases reported

  • Oct. 12-18: 65 total new cases reported

By Danica Lloyd
Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a Cy-Fair reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a journalism degree from Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. She became editor of the Cy-Fair edition in March 2020 and continues to cover education, local government, business, demographic trends, real estate development and nonprofits.


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