Corona outbreak at Waldorf school: 44 infections after circus shows

FreiburgAfter circus performances in the Waldorf School in Freiburg’s St. Georgen district, there was a corona outbreak. Distance learning now applies to a large proportion of the students. 44 cases were registered by Thursday, including 30 schoolchildren, a teacher and 13 follow-up cases in families and with visitors, as the Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald district office confirmed on Friday.

So far, no difficult courses are known, 120 circus children are in quarantine. The outbreak is attributed to several circus performances that were held at the school between October 8 and 10.

According to the authority, the events took place with a 3G concept and a mask requirement. It assumes an aerosol formation during the events. A total of 1500 viewers could be affected. According to information from the Badische Zeitung, students on stage and some spectators did not wear masks; According to the school, some viewers had health certificates.


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