New Caney, Humble ISDs see close to 100 active coronavirus cases in staff and students

Here is what you need to know about coronavirus in New Caney and Humble ISDs. (Community Impact staff)
Here is what you need to know about coronavirus in New Caney and Humble ISDs. (Community Impact staff)

Here is what you need to know about coronavirus in New Caney and Humble ISDs. (Community Impact staff)

As the coronavirus pandemic continues, Community Impact Newspaper will report on the ongoing active student and staff cases at New Caney and Humble ISDs.

As of Oct. 29, NCISD has only one student case, while HISD has 57 cases. However, HISD has close to three times the amount of students enrolled as NCISD does.


NCISD has 18 staff cases, and HISD has 23. Brookwood Forest Elementary School in New Caney ISD has seven of the staff cases, and no school in HISD has more than two active cases.




By Andy Li


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