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COVID-19 CASE UPDATE

For Immediate Release: 01/11/2021

Oxford, MS - 
Lafayette County School District is reporting thirty (30) cases of COVID-19 for the week of January 4-10, 2021. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Lower Elementary School, Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, and Lafayette High School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic  New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Jan. 04-10
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

2
3

10
22
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
2
5

18
31
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
1
9

20
26
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
7

17
56
 Other Departments 0 10



For Immediate Release: 12/21/2020


Oxford, MS -  
Lafayette County School District is reporting eleven (11) cases of COVID-19 for the week of December 14-18, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Lower Elementary School, Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, and Lafayette High School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic  New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Dec 14-18
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
1

8
19
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
1
1

16
26
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
2
4

19
17
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
2

16
49
 Other Departments 0 10

*Next news release will be on January 11, 2021. 



For Immediate Release: 12/14/2020

Oxford, MS -  
Lafayette County School District is reporting thirteen (13) cases of COVID-19 for the week of December 7-13, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Elementary School, Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, and Lafayette High School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.


 School/Demographic  New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Dec 7-13
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
1

8
18
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
2
0

15
25
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
4
2

17
13
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
2

16
47
 Other Departments 0 10


For Immediate Release: 12/8/2020

Oxford, MS -  
Lafayette County School District is reporting nine (9) cases of COVID-19 for the week of November 30-December 6, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Elementary School, Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, and Lafayette High School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic  New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Nov 30-Dec 6
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
2

7*
17*
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
1
2

13
25
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
1
2

13
11
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
0

15
45
 Other Departments 0 10

Correction of total cases for the week of November 23-29 at LES is 0 positive staff and 1 positive student. 



For Immediate Release: 11/30/2020

Oxford, MS -  
Lafayette County School District is reporting twenty-two (22) cases of COVID-19 for the week of November 16-22 and eighteen (18) cases for the week of November 23-29, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Elementary School, Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, Lafayette High School, and other departments.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website atwww.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic  New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Nov 23 -29
New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Nov 16-22
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

3
3
 
3
5

10
17
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
1
4

1

12
23
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
3
0
 
0
0

12
9
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
3

0
3

14
45
 Other Departments  1 1 10

 



For Immediate Release: 11/16/2020

Oxford, MS -  
Lafayette County School District is reporting forty-seven (47) cases of COVID-19 for the week of November 9-15, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Elementary School, Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, Lafayette High School, and other departments.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website atwww.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Nov 9-15
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
2
6

4
9
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
 6 

10
10
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
0
1

9
9
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

7
 23 

14
39
 Other Departments 2 8

 



For Immediate Release: 11/09/2020

Oxford, MS -  
Lafayette County School District is reporting eighteen (18) cases of COVID-19 for the week of November 2-8, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School,  and Lafayette High School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Nov 2 - 8
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
0
1

2
3
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
 0 

10
4
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
2
2

9
8
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

4
 8 

7
16
 Other Departments 0 6

 



For Immediate Release: 11/02/20202

Oxford, MS
Lafayette County School District is reporting four (4) cases of COVID-19 for the week of October 26-November 1, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Middle School and Lafayette High School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Oct 26 - Nov 1
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
0
0

2
2
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
 0 

9
4
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
2
0

7
6
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
 2 

3
8
 Other Departments 0 6

 



For Immediate Release:
 10/26/2020

Oxford, MS
- Lafayette County School District is reporting four (4) cases of COVID-19 for the week of October 19-25, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Upper Elementary School and Lafayette High School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Oct 19-25
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
0
0

2
2
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

2
 0 

9
4
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
3
0

5
6
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

2
 0 

3
6
 Other Departments 0 6

 



For Immediate Release:
 10/19/2020

Oxford, MS -
Lafayette County School District is reporting cases of COVID-19 for the weeks of October 5-11 and October 12-18, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Elementary School, Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, Lafayette High School, and other district departments.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website atwww.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of 
Oct 12-18
 
New Cases Reported for the Week of
Oct 5 -11
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
0
0

0
1

2
2
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
 0 

1
2

7
4
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students
 
3
0

0
0

5
6
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
 0 

0
1

1
6
 Other Departments 0 1 6

 


For Immediate Release: 10/4/2020

Oxford, MS - Lafayette County School District is reporting six (6) positive cases of COVID-19 for the week of September 28-October 4, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, Lafayette High School, and other district departments.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of
Sept 28-Oct 4
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

2
1
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
1

6
2
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
2

2
6
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
1

0
5
 Other Departments 2 5


For Immediate Release:
 10/2/2020

Oxford, MS - Lafayette County School District is reporting three (3) positive cases of COVID-19 for the week of September 28-October 2, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with an infected person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Middle School, Lafayette High School, and other district departments.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of
Sept 28-Oct 2
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

2
1
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

6
1
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
1

2
5
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
1

0
5
 Other Departments 1 4


For Immediate Release: 9/25/2020

Oxford, MS -  Lafayette County School District is reporting two (2) positive cases of COVID-19 for the week of September 21-25, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with this person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Elementary School and Lafayette Upper Elementary School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.


 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of
Sept 21-25
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
0

2
1
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
0

6
1
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

2
4
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

0
4
 Other Departments 0 3


For Immediate Release: 9/25/2020

Oxford, MS -  Lafayette County School District is reporting two (2) positive cases of COVID-19 for the week of September 21-25, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with this person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Elementary School and Lafayette Upper Elementary School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of
Sept 21-25
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
0

2
1
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
0

6
1
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

2
4
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

0
4
 Other Departments 0 3



For Immediate Release: 9/18/2020

Oxford, MS -  Lafayette County School District is reporting two (2) positive cases of COVID-19 for the week of September 14-18, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with this person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Middle School and Lafayette High School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of
Sept 14-18
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

1
1
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

5
1
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
1

2
4
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
1

0
4
 Other Departments 0 3


For Immediate Release: 9/11/2020

Oxford, MS -  Lafayette County School District is reporting two (2) positive cases of COVID-19 for the week of September 7-11, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with this person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Middle School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website atwww.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of
Sept 7-11
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

1
1
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

5
1
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
1

2
3
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

0
3
 Other Departments 0 3


For Immediate Release: 9/4/2020

Oxford, MS -  Lafayette County School District is reporting one (1) positive case of COVID-19 for the week of August 31- September 4, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with this person has been notified. The current case is reported for Lafayette High School.


Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of
Aug 31 - Sept 4
Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

1
1
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

5
1
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

1
2
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
1

0
3
 Other Departments 0 3


For Immediate Release: 8/28/2020

Oxford, MS - Lafayette County School District is reporting seven (7) positive cases of COVID-19 for the week of August 24-28, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with this person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, Lafayette High School, and other departments.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.

 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of August 24-28 Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
1

1
1
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

5
1
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
2

1
2
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
2

0
2
 Other Departments 1 3



For Immediate Release: 08/23/2020

Oxford, MS - Lafayette County School District is reporting three (3) positive cases of COVID-19 for August 23, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with this person has been notified. The current cases are reported amongst the Lafayette Upper Elementary School faculty.

With the safety of our students and staff in mind, the LCSD is taking the steps to quarantine all of the 4th-grade class for the recommended 14 days starting Monday, August 24.  We believe taking this step will better protect our students and help in our efforts to contain while providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. 

The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.



For Immediate Release: 08/21/2020

Oxford, MS - Lafayette County School District is reporting two (2) positive cases of COVID-19 for the week of August 17-21, 2020. Contact tracing has been completed and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) with this person has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Upper Elementary School.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.



 School/Demographic New Cases Reported for the Week of August 17-21 Total Cases Since August 3 
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

0
0
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
1

3
1
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

1
0
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0

0
0
 Other Departments 0 2

 



For Immediate Release: 08/14/2020

Oxford, MS - Lafayette County School District is reporting five (5) positive cases of COVID-19. Contact tracing has been completed, and anyone in close contact (someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for 15 minutes or more) has been notified. The current cases are reported for Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Lafayette Middle School, and other departments.

Our effort is to contain and continue providing a healthy environment for all of our students and staff. The LCSD is following MSDH standards and guidelines as they pertain to these specific cases. For more information on the COVID-19 district protocols, visit our website at www.gocommodores.org.


Cases reported as of August 14
 LES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
  LUES
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

2
0
  LMS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

1
0
  LHS
        Staff/Faculty
        Students

0
0
 Other Departments 2