Breakdown of Covid-19 cases in schools in Aberdeen

Jamie Hall made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Aberdeen City Council

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Dear Aberdeen City Council,

I am writing to request the following information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Please could you tell me the following:

1) The number of teachers in Aberdeen who have tested positive since August 1

2) The number of teachers in Aberdeen who have had to isolate due to being identified as a close contact since August 1

3) The number of other school staff in Aberdeen who have tested positive since August 1

4) The number of other school staff in Aberdeen who have had to isolate due to being identified as a close contact since August 1

5) The number of pupils in Aberdeen who have tested positive since August 1

6) The number of pupils in Aberdeen who have had to isolate due to being identified as a close contact since August 1

Yours faithfully,

Jamie Hall

Foi Enquiries, Aberdeen City Council

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Reference: FOI-276989162
Date of request: 26/11/2020
Title of request: Breakdown of Covid-19 cases in schools in Aberdeen

Dear Jamie Hall,

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Customer
Marischal College | Broad Street | Aberdeen | AB10 1AB
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Access to Information Team, Aberdeen City Council, Aberdeen City Council

Reference: FOI-276989162
Date of request: 25/11/2020
Title of request: Breakdown of Covid-19 cases in schools in Aberdeen

Dear Jamie Hall,

Thank you for your information request. We have completed the necessary
search for the information requested. Our response is now detailed below.

1) The number of teachers in Aberdeen who have tested positive since
August 1

87

2) The number of teachers in Aberdeen who have had to isolate due to being
identified as a close contact since August 1

113 (close contacts not all school based)

3) The number of other school staff in Aberdeen who have tested positive
since August 1

87

4) The number of other school staff in Aberdeen who have had to isolate
due to being identified as a close contact since August 1

96 (close contacts not all school based)

5) The number of pupils in Aberdeen who have tested positive since August
1

16 

6) The number of pupils in Aberdeen who have had to isolate due to being
identified as a close contact since August 1

786 

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We hope this helps with your request.

Kind regards

Access to Information Team
Aberdeen City Council | Customer Development | Customer Experience |
Customer
Marischal College | Broad Street | Aberdeen | AB10 1AB
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