— Sheba Turk (@ShebaTurk) August 17, 2021
NEW ORLEANS — More than 3,000 students and staff members at New Orleans public schools are in quarantine after possibly being exposed to COVID-19, according to NOLA-PS.
The school system updates its COVID case tracker on Monday afternoon. As of Aug. 16, it says they’re tracking 299 “active cases” and have 3,004 people in quarantine.
NOLA-PS notes that the tracker shows cases among students and staff regardless of where they caught COVID-19.
— 8 News Now (@8NewsNow) August 17, 2021