SCS: 140 new COVID-19 cases among students, 24 among staff

By , Daily Memphian Published: October 09, 2021 4:00 AM CT
<strong>Shelby County Schools Superintendent Joris Ray greets Bruce Elementary students&nbsp; during the district&rsquo;s first dayon Aug. 9.</strong> (Brad Vest/Special to the Daily Memphian)

Shelby County Schools Superintendent Joris Ray greets Bruce Elementary students during the district’s first dayon Aug. 9. (Brad Vest/Special to the Daily Memphian)

Shelby County Schools reported 140 new COVID-19 cases among students and 24 among staff at its public and charter schools this week. This week’s case count is the lowest since school started, Aug. 9, 2021. 

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Daja E. Henry

Daja E. Henry is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. She is a graduate of Howard University and the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University and currently is a general assignment reporter. 


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