ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. — District 214’s Hersey High School is currently dealing with an outbreak of COVID-19.
The school currently has 13 COVID-19 cases and 155 students are in a required quarantine, a spokesperson said.
Based on conversations with students, the district believes transmission is occurring outside of school.
They aren’t the only suburban district dealing with a recent outbreak. Last week, 59 Hinsdale and Clarendon Hills middle school students were in quarantine following the discovery of five cases of COVID-19.
On Monday, 1,959 new cases of COVID-19 were reported, along with 22 additional deaths.