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

Editor, Cy-Fair

Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2016. As editor, she continues to cover local government, education, health care, real estate, development, business and transportation in Cy-Fair. Her experience prior to CI includes studying at the Washington Journalism Center and interning at a startup incubator in D.C., serving as editor-in-chief of Union University's student magazine and online newspaper, reporting for The Jackson Sun and freelancing for other publications in Arkansas and Tennessee.



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