Rate of Cases by Age Group
Trends in COVID-19 incidence by age groups are mixed. Between 03/16 and 03/29, some age groups (0–9, 20–29, and 30–39 year-olds) saw net increases of 15 percent or more, while other age groups (10–19 and 50–59 year-olds) experienced net decreases of a similar magnitude. As of 03/29, the average rate of newly diagnosed COVID-19 cases is lowest among 0–9 year-olds, 70–79 year-olds, and people aged 80 years and older (7.5, 7.6, and 8.5 cases per 100,000 perday, respectively) and highest among 20–29 year-olds (21.9 cases per 100,000 per day).
What Can I Do to Help?
We must all do our part during this pandemic. Wear a face covering, maintain social distancing protocols, stay at home when you're not feeling well, and wash your hands frequently. By following these simple health guidelines, you will be helping your family and our Rockwood school community. Find out more preventative measures from the Centers for Disease Control.
We wanted to provide this information so that all may track and trend our progress as a community. We ask you to take the necessary steps to improve these numbers. It is up to us.