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620 new coronavirus cases reported in Massachusetts schools in the past week

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

A total of 620 staff and students in Massachusetts schools have tested positive for the coronavirus in the past week, a decrease of 49 cases from the week prior, according to data from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.
The weekly report published on Thursdays shows 572 students and 48 staff tested positive for the coronavirus from May 6 to Wednesday, according to DESE.
This week's count represents a decrease of 49 cases from a tally of 669 cases the week prior.
Districts with the most cases in the past week include 42 cases in Lawrence, 23 cases in Brockton, and 21 in...
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