By: Sarah Hollenbeck Posted at 4:09 PM, Aug 16, 2021 and last updated 5:27 PM, Aug 16, 2021
Pediatricians: Delta variant is very contagious
TAMPA, Fla. — Tampa Bay area school districts are already reporting 1,444 COVID-19 cases linked to students and staff with schools in session less than a week.
Here is a look at a breakdown:
- 573 cases in Hillsborough County
- 301 in Pinellas
- 191 in Pasco
- 182 in Manatee
- 178 in Sarasota
- 92 in Hernando
- 73 in Citrus
- 45 in DeSoto
Polk and Hardee Counties haven’t made their COVID-19 cases linked to schools public.