Northfield Public Schools Reported COVID-19 Cases
Last Updated: March 5, 2021
Below is the most recent information about positive COVID-19 test results detected in our school communities.
For more information see our COVID-19 Updates Page. Other important information is located on the state of Minnesota’s 14-day COVID-19 Case Rate by County (PDF) and Rice County’s Current Situation Update (scroll down for the case rate.) Learn how Northfield Public Schools notifies families and staff when we receive a report of a laboratory-positive COVID-19 case. (en Español)
COVID-19 Cases Dashboard
|School||Current Cases||Total Cumulative Cases||Last Updated|
|Bridgewater Elementary||< 5||14||03/05/2021 ⬇️|
|Greenvale Park Elementary||0||9||03/05/2021 ⬇️|
|Sibley Elementary||< 5||14||03/03/2021 ⬆️|
|Northfield Middle School||< 5||21||03/02/2021 ⬆️|
|Northfield High School||< 5||90||03/05/2021 ⬇️|
|Area Learning Center||0||< 5||01/11/2021 ⬇️|
|Northfield Community Education Center||0||< 5||02/08/2021 ⬇️|
|District Offices/Departments||0||< 5||01/06/2021 ⬇️|
Current Cases: The number of positive COVID-19 cases that have been reported to Northfield Public Schools for staff or students in a specific building within the last 14 days.
Total Cumulative Cases: The number of positive COVID-19 cases that have been reported to Northfield Public Schools for staff or students in a specific building since the beginning of the school year.
Last Updated: The last time the District made an update to the record. Updates can include adding a case or removing a case when it no longer is part of the 14-day count. An upward-pointing arrow (⬆️) indicates the last update added a positive case. A downward-pointing arrow (⬇️) indicates the last update removed a case from the current cases column because it is no longer within the 14-day window.
Our goal is to share as much information as we are able with those who need to know, while also protecting the privacy of those who have contracted the novel coronavirus. While it is natural to want to know more, we must refrain from speculation and spreading rumors.
Data by school is reported as follows:
- “0” if there are no cases at a building
- “< 5” if there are 1-4 cases at a building
- The actual number of cases will be used if the number of cases is five or greater.
Staff members shared between multiple schools will be included in the school building where they spend the majority of their workday.