The number of new COVID-19 cases in public schools across the province has jumped by 37 from the previous day, to a total of 412 in the last two weeks.
In its latest data released Friday morning, the province reported 30 more students were infected for a total of 237 in the last two weeks; since school began there have been overall total of 263.
The data shows there are two more staff members for a total of 61 in the last two weeks — and an overall total of 84.
The latest report also shows five more individuals who weren’t identified for a total of 114 in that category — and an overall total of 137.
There are 318 schools with a reported case, which the province notes is 6.59 per cent of the 4,828 public schools in Ontario.
Three schools are currently closed, according to the Ministry of