In response to national news surrounding coronavirus, Norwalk’s Health Department as well as Westport and Weston’s school districts are issuing precautionary steps for families and employees.
“COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) is a serious international health concern. It now has become a focus of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and state of Connecticut,” Weston Superintendent William Mckersie wrote in an email to parents and staff on Thursday. “Nationwide, there have been only 14 confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 26, 2020. Nevertheless, school districts are being asked to inform families and employees of precautionary steps to mitigate the spread of the disease.”