Cobb County School District has 349 cases of the coronavirus across 11 of its elementary schools, the district reported Friday.

Cases were reported at Acworth, Bullard, Chalker, Frey, Hollydale, Mableton, Milford, Rocky Mount, Sanders, Still and Varner elementary schools. The district did not give specific numbers, only that there were fewer than 10 cases at the affected schools.

Marietta City Schools reported Friday there are seven active COVID-19 cases, two students and five staff, at five locations:

♦ A.L. Burruss Elementary School: one student

♦ Dunleith Elementary School: one staff

♦ Lockheed Elementary School had one staff

♦ Sawyer Road Elementary School: one staff

♦ Marietta High School: one student and one staff

♦ MCS central office: one staff

Here’s a look at Cobb County and state coronavirus numbers reported Friday, and how they compare to the day before. All information comes from the Georgia Department of Public Health.

Cobb County’s COVID-19 Numbers for Friday

Category 10/16 Change
Cases 21,041 +117
Hospitalizations 1,911 +12
Deaths 446 +2

Georgia’s COVID-19 Numbers for Friday

Category 10/16 Change
Cases 337,850 +1,701
Hospitalizations 30,217 +136
Deaths 7,556 +65

A Cobb-Douglas Public Health report, including data on how the coronavirus is affecting different ZIP codes, genders and ages, is available at

For the Georgia DPH’s full report, visit

National data can be found at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s website at


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