Jacksonville plans to offer COVID-19 testing for all students in the city

Coronavirus Cases in Local Kids

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry plans to announce COVID-19 testing access for all students in the city on Monday. If you are looking for a place to get coronavirus testing for someone under the age of 18, there is a comprehensive list published on this link.

The latest pediatric report shows the state of Florida has seen 48,928 coronavirus cases in people under the age of 18 since the pandemic started. The Florida Department of Health released information on pediatric cases by county. Action News Jax provided that information for Northeast Florida counties below:

COUNTY POSITIVE CASES TOTAL TESTED Percent Positive
Clay 293 3,187 9.2%
Duval 2,042 17,436 11.7%
Nassau 109 1,105 9.9%
St. Johns 362 3,808 9.5%
Baker 39 390 10%
Bradford 54 536 10.1%
Columbia 209 1,622 12.9%
Putnam 277 2,004 13.8%
Union 45 358 12.6%
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