27 COVID conditions in general public universities past 7 days

LIHU‘E — The point out Department of Training reported 525 COVID-19 situations between Aug. 27 and Sept. 2. 20-seven of those conditions have been on Kaua‘i.

9 of the whole cases ended up claimed at Kapa‘a Elementary. This delivers that school’s complete case depend to 18, the highest full in any public college on Kaua‘i.

Principal Jason Kuloloia could not be arrived at for remark on Friday.

Kapa‘a Higher claimed four scenarios, and Hanalei, Kalaheo, Chiefess Kamakahelei Center, Kapa‘a Middle, Kaua‘i Superior and both of those Ni‘ihau high school and elementary every single claimed two circumstances. King Kaumuali‘i Elementary and Waimea Higher equally described a person new case.

This delivers the whole reported situations at Waimea High to four, in accordance to the DOE website. Nonetheless, a notice sent dwelling to moms and dads on Sept. 1 said that Waimea Substantial has had 5 COVID cases this 12 months. The DOE has not responded to The Backyard garden Island’s ask for for clarification.

This most current case rely delivers Kaua’i’s overall variety of learners and personnel infected with COVID-19 because July 8 to 82.

Everyday updates can be located on the DOE web site, hawaiipublicschools.org, Monday by way of Friday.


Laurel Smith, workers author and photographer, can be reached at 245-0424 or [email protected]