NJ Spotlight News

NJ schools face major disruptions as COVID-19 cases spike

Clip: 12/21/2021 | 4m 9s | Video has closed captioning.

COVID-19 numbers have been exploding in New Jersey schools, with almost 7,000 students and staff testing positive this week, an 80% increase from two weeks ago. But for every positive case, there are many more kids who must stay home because they’re considered a close contact. The time away from school is causing major disruptions, forcing some schools to go fully remote.

Aired: 12/21/21

Rating: NR

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