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District Covid Numbers are Up (As if You Didn’t Know)

Update January 8: Weston Public Schools published district numbers for the week ending January 7. Numbers for the week are higher than those published by DESE, and for a shorter time period. Thursday must have been an ugly day in diagnostics. Weston’s numbers can be found here or by screenshot below: +++ Numbers published Wednesday January 5 by the Massachusetts

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Weston Schools Continue Mask Mandate through November 5

The Weston Board of Health voted yesterday to keep the indoor mask mandate in place for all Weston K-12 schools through at least November 5. An email to the school community from District Superintendent Midge Connolly supported the decision. You can read that information here. Editorial comment to the schools administration: the quick and throrough write-up of the decision and

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School Community exhorted to participate in asymptomatic testing

At last night’s School Committee meeting, parents and students were strongly encouraged by Weston resident, public school parent, and epidemiologist Dr. Kathleen Mortimer to participate in the weekly asymptomatic testing offered free of charge by Weston schools. As a member of the Weston Public School’s Medical Advisory Committee that was in place from September-December of 2020, Kathleen and clinical members

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