CECIL COUNTY, MD. (WJZ) — Cecil County Public Schools announced Sunday it will move to virtual learning effective immediately until December 7, citing rising COVID-19 cases and county positivity.
The county now has a 6% COVID-19 positivity rate and 15.4 cases per 100,000.READ MORE: COVID In Maryland: 809 New Cases, Hospitalizations Flat
All staff is also being told to telework, with all schools and offices shut down.READ MORE: Annapolis Police Warn Of Several Scams Targeting Residents
Buildings cannot be accessed until November 23. On that day, students or staff who need to retrieve materials from the building can make arrangements with the building administrator or supervisor, the school system said.
“We will continue to work closely with the Cecil County Health Department and will keep families and staff updated as we receive any additional information going forward,” the school system said.MORE NEWS: Law Enforcement On High Alert After Plot Warning At U.S. Capitol, House Cancels Session Thursday