For the week of January 3rd, there were no schools identified with a school-wide COVID-19 outbreak. Mountain Ridge High School had one cohort that met the definition of a cohort outbreak. Allegany County Public Schools has 69 staff members and 205 students reported as positive during this time. ACPS had 51 staff members quarantined as a close contact and/or symptomatic for COVID; 271 students were reported as close contacts to a positive person and required to quarantine. This includes all staff and students reported as close contacts, whether the close contact occurred in the home, community, or school.