FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — Officials confirmed that 41 students have tested positive for COVID-19 and nearly 600 are in quarantine in Frederick County.
The first day for students was Aug. 18 — a little over a week ago.READ MORE: 'This Is 10K People Who Have Died' Maryland Woman Shares Story After Mom Dies From COVID-19, Urges People To Get Vaccinated
Frederick County schools are requiring masks for everyone inside school buildings and on buses.
Officials said they do have portable filtration systems in most classrooms to circulate air and that they are using all available space during lunches.READ MORE: ‘This Loss Is Ours As A City’ Baltimore Hockey Team Mourns Two Young Members, Murdered In East Baltimore Shooting
They are urging anyone who is not feeling well to stay home.
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