Face masks will be required for all staff and students in grades 4-12, and they are encouraged for students in preschool through third grade.
The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the Katy area is 3,583, according to data available at 4:40 p.m. July 13.
“If you don’t need to go out, please don’t go out,” County Judge KP George said.
Dr. Steven H. Kelder recently answered several questions for Community Impact Newspaper regarding COVID-19; trends in cases statewide; and important considerations for parents, students and educators as the 2020-21 school year approaches.
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Hospitals’ intensive care beds are 92.6% occupied, according to data from the Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council.
Public health officials in Houston and Harris County reported that 2,001 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed July 13, a new single-day record for the county.
This is not the first time the district has hosted county-run coroanvirus testing sites.
Gov. Greg Abbott announced July 13 the U.S. Department of Defense would provide more resources to Texas to combat the rise of COVID-19.
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Harris County businesses with fewer than 30 employees may apply for funding through July 24.
About 46% of Harris County voters cast mail-in ballots during the early voting period.
State data shows Fulshear will collect $298,622.14 in sales tax revenue in July, a 31% increase compared to July 2019.
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The seven-day rolling average of deaths per day in Harris County has increased from 3.86 on July 8 to 8.29 on July 12.
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Gov. Greg Abbott waived the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, or STAAR, testing requirements in March of earlier this year in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Katy-area confirmed COVID-19 cases have reached 3,327, per July 10 data.
State announces partnership for increased COVID-19 testing for patients, staff at assisted-living facilities, nursing homes
These test sites will help the state work toward the goal of processing up to 100,000 tests in the first month.
Texas Medical Center reports only 4% uptick in ICU bed use despite continued COVID-19 case increases
Compared to 1,350 total intensive care units in use June 30, Texas Medical Center has seen only a slight uptick in occupancies since then, with 1,394 reported July 9.
In total, Katy and Fulshear businesses received more than $261.8 million in federal aid.
Jorden Wilson had to cancel her wedding because of the coroanvirus pandemic, but her colleagues worked to convert a new rooftop garden as an impromptu wedding venue.
The 12 deaths—the largest single day total in Harris County since the pandemic began—brings the total COVID-19 death count in the county to 423.