GDOE reports 7 new COVID student cases


On Thursday, October 28, 2021, the Guam Department of Education (GDOE) confirmed 7 positive COVID-19 cases involving students.

The cases were identified at Daniel L. Perez Elementary School (2), M.U. Lujan Elementary School (1), F.B. Leon Guerrero Middle School (1), John F. Kennedy High School (1), and Okkodo High School (2).

In collaboration with DPHSS, GDOE has identified and notified teachers as well as parents of students who may have been in contact with the index case in order to schedule testing. Tested individuals will remain in quarantine until they are cleared by DPHSS to return to campus.

Cleaning and disinfecting of areas of the campuses are taking place to ensure schools are ready for regular hours of operation on Friday, October 29, 2021.