More than 300 COVID-19 cases reported in Williamson County Schools

Williamson County Schools is continuing to track local case numbers. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Williamson County Schools is continuing to track local case numbers. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Williamson County Schools is continuing to track local case numbers. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

After less than two weeks into the school year, more than 300 cases of COVID-19 have been reported among Williamson County Schools students and staff.

According to numbers released by the district Aug. 17, 276 students and 47 staff members are in isolation with a confirmed positive case.


All but five WCS campuses have at least one confirmed positive case, according to WCS. Fairview Middle School has the highest number of cases at 40.

The district expects to release case numbers each Tuesday.

See how the district is working to adapt to changing mask requirements here.
By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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