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Jan. 6 update: See the Louisiana parishes with the most positive COVID-19 cases in schools

Bonnie Bolden   | Monroe News-Star

The Louisiana Department of Health releases weekly updates on reported COVID-19 cases in schools, including adults and students.

See how each parish fares.

The weekly reports tell how many schools in a parish are enrolled in reporting, but do not give a specific district or campus breakdown of positive cases.

As of the Jan. 6 LDH report, the parishes with the highest totals in student cases are:

  • St. Tammany: 861
  • Jefferson: 653
  • Lafayette: 583
  • Livingston: 474
  • Ascension: 453

The parishes with the most student cases reported Dec. 28 to Jan. 3 are:

  • Lafayette: 17
  • Orleans: 17
  • Calcasieu: 15
  • East Baton Rouge: 13
  • Rapides: 11

The parishes with the most total cases among faculty, staff and volunteers are:

  • St. Tammany: 307
  • Jefferson: 299
  • East Baton Rouge: 275
  • Lafayette: 583
  • Orleans: 232

The parishes with the most cases reported reported Dec. 28 to Jan. 3 among adults are:

  • Calcasieu: 35
  • Jefferson: 19
  • Orleans: 16
  • Rapides: 11
  • Caldwell: 7

See the LDH data:

Higher education: See the LDH dashboard for college and university COVID-19 cases here

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