NEW ORLEANS – As of noon on Monday, January 18, NOLA Public Schools is tracking a total of 62 active cases of COVID-19 (32 staff; 30 students) among 31 schools. Of the 62 cases, 34 were newly confirmed since their last report on Jan. 11.
The District’s COVID Case Tracker reports active cases over an approximately two-week period. For the purposes of the dashboard, an active case is defined as “a COVID-19 case that is confirmed and within their isolation period.”
All schools are required to report positive cases to the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) and the District.