Klein ISD sees sharp increase in active coronavirus cases

As of Dec. 10, Klein ISD has 93 active cases, and Spring ISD has 95 active cases. (Community Impact staff)
As of Dec. 10, Klein ISD has 93 active cases, and Spring ISD has 95 active cases. (Community Impact staff)

As of Dec. 10, Klein ISD has 93 active cases, and Spring ISD has 95 active cases. (Community Impact staff)

Klein ISD saw a sharp increase in active coronavirus cases two weeks after the Thanksgiving holiday while Spring ISD’s cases steadily increased as of Dec. 10.



SISD’s active cases generally remained steady with a sharp decrease in cases in high school students. However, the district has clarified a set of data on its COVID-19 dashboard labeled as “Null” represents staff who serve multiple campuses and teachers who teach more than one grade. There are currently 49 active cases among these staff members, more cases than all the other campuses' active student and staff cases combined.





KISD saw a huge increase in numbers, jumping from single to double digits in all levels of schools. Districtwide, KISD has 93 active cases, 58 among students and 35 among staff.



By Andy Li
Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in Journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now works as the reporter for the Conroe/Montgomery edition of Community Impact Newspaper.


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