BPS Weekly Update 12/17/21

BPS Weekly Update 12/17/21
Posted on 12/17/2021
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Good Evening,

Covid Update

As of this recording, We have had 53 cases confirmed cases of Covid in the district this week. 38 of the positive cases this week were at Francis Wyman Elementary School, 1 at Pine Glen, 5 at Fox Hill, 4 at MSMS and 5 at BHS. While the case number is higher than we would like at Francis Wyman, we did email the Francis Wyman parents on Monday to let them know that over the weekend and during the day Monday, we became aware of 17 new cases. We want to note that we conducted more than 1,000 tests this week as a part of our Test and Stay Program and we have had 18 positives. Over the last two days there have been four positives in Test and Stay with over 500 tests being conducted.

We will continue to utilize Test and Stay next week and all elementary students will be eating lunch in their classrooms.

Thank you to the Burlington Police Department

Thank you to Chief Browne and the Burlington Police Department for their expertise and support with several internet threats this week. We value our partnership every day, but no more than during situations like this week.

Early Release December 23

Reminder to Families that Thursday, December 23rd is an early release day. The times are as follows:

Marshall Simonds Middle School - 10:15 a.m.

Burlington Early Childhood Center - 10:40 a.m.

Memorial, Pine Glen, Fox Hill - 10:45 a.m.

Francis Wyman - 11:15 a.m.

Burlington High School - 11:15 a.m.

The YMCA afterschool program will be closed on December 23 and the Burlington After School Program will close at 4 p.m.

Have a great weekend!


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