Newly reported COVID-19 cases in South Plains classrooms

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LUBBOCK, Texas — The Texas Department of State Health Services on Wednesday released the second district-level report of COVID-19 cases in state school districts.

The new report included cases reported to the DSHS by school districts between September 21 and September 27.

According to the data, 16 school districts had not reported any data for student or staff COVID-19 cases to the DSHS, and 24 area school districts did not report any data in the reported time period.

3 area school districts had their case numbers suppressed, to protect individual privacy. According to the DSHS, any school district with less than 50 students enrolled on campus do not have their district-specific data reported.

Lubbock ISD reported one new student case and zero new staff cases; however, there were 20 student cases and 13 staff cases included on the district’s total that were not in the report the week prior. Lubbock-Cooper ISD reported 2 new student cases and 3 new staff cases, and Frenship ISD reported 13 new student cases and 4 new staff cases.

Read the full list of cases in Lubbock-area school districts below.

  • Abernathy ISD – Unknown enrolled – 2 students – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Amherst ISD – 128 enrolled – 1 students – 0 staff (+1 student case)
  • Anton ISD – 180 enrolled – 1 student – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Betty M Condra – 137 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Borden ISD – 237 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Brownfield ISD – 1,383 enrolled – 1 student – 1 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Cotton Center ISD – 102 enrolled – 0 students – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Crosbyton CISD – 326 enrolled – 0 students – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Dawson ISD – 253 enrolled – 0 students – 1 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Denver City ISD – 1,592 enrolled – 16 students – 5 staff (+6 student cases, +1 staff case)
  • Floydada ISD – 690 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Frenship ISD – 10,252 enrolled – 42 students – 19 staff (+13 student cases, +4 staff cases)
  • Guthrie CSD – 114 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Hale Center ISD – 604 enrolled – 2 students – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Idalou ISD – 313 enrolled – 2 students – 3 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Jayton-Girard ISD – 179 enrolled – 3 students – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Klondike ISD – 257 enrolled – 10 students – 5 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Lamesa ISD – 1,660 enrolled – 20 students – 33 staff (+13 student cases, +4 staff cases)
  • Levelland ISD – 2,815 enrolled – 7 students – 2 staff (+1 student case)
  • Littlefield ISD – 1,250 enrolled – 2 students – 5 staff (+1 staff case)
  • Lockney ISD – 454 enrolled – 4 students – 7 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Loop ISD – 146 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Lorenzo ISD – 213 enrolled – 0 students – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Lubbock ISD – 26,205 enrolled – 57 students – 48 staff (+20 student cases, +13 staff cases)
  • Lubbock-Cooper ISD – 7,252 enrolled – 19 students – 6 staff (+2 student cases, +3 staff cases)
  • Meadow ISD – Unknown enrolled – 1 student – 0 staff (+1 student case)
  • Morton ISD – 367 enrolled – 1 student – 2 staff (+1 staff case)
  • Motley County ISD – 171 enrolled – 0 students – 1 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Muleshoe ISD – 1294 enrolled – 3 students – 2 staff (+1 student case, +1 staff case)
  • New Deal ISD – 757 enrolled – 10 students – 2 staff (+8 student cases, +2 staff cases)
  • New Home ISD – 580 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • O’Donnell ISD – 290 enrolled – 0 students reported on campus (Case number suppressed)
  • Olton ISD – 581 enrolled – 4 students – 5 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Paducah ISD – 188 enrolled – 0 students reported on campus (Case number suppressed)
  • Patton Springs ISD – Unknown enrolled – 0 students – 1 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Petersburg ISD – 277 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Plains ISD – 410 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Plainview ISD – 4,665 enrolled – 20 students – 16 staff (+7 student cases, +3 staff cases)
  • Post ISD – 794 enrolled – 2 students – 1 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Ralls ISD – 455 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Rise Academy – 279 enrolled – 0 students – 1 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Roosevelt ISD – 1,016 enrolled – 1 students – 2 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Ropes ISD – 481 enrolled – 0 students – 2 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Sands CISD – 247 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Seagraves ISD – 510 enrolled – 0 students – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Seminole ISD – 2,861 enrolled – 6 students – 3 staff (+2 student cases)
  • Shallowater ISD – 1660 enrolled – 13 students – 6 staff (+2 student cases, +1 staff case)
  • Slaton ISD – 1,313 enrolled – 26 students – 5 staff (+3 student cases, +1 staff case)
  • Smyer ISD – 417 enrolled – 3 students – 2 staff (+3 student cases, +1 staff case)
  • Southland ISD – 120 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Springlake-Earth ISD – 181 enrolled – 1 student – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Spur ISD – NR enrolled – 21 students – 5 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Sudan ISD – 477 enrolled – 1 student – 0 staff (Did not report last week)
  • Tahoka ISD – 302 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Triumph Public Schools – Lubbock – 191 enrolled – 41 students reported on campus (Case numbers suppressed)
  • Wellman-Union CISD – 293 enrolled – 1 student – 0 staff (+1 student case)
  • Whiteface CISD – 339 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Whitharral ISD – 162 enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases
  • Wilson ISD – Unknown enrolled – Unknown student cases – Unknown staff cases

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