PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 5,464 new cases of COVID-19 and 63 deaths on Friday.

Florida has vaccinated a total of 8,808,680 and 6,183,101 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 816,397 and 553,167 have completed the series.

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The percent of positive results ranged from 5.66% to 8.35% over the past 2 weeks and was 5.66% on Thursday, April 29, 2021. The percentage calculated is for people that test positive for the first time and does not include people that had previously tested positive.

Here are the current COVID-19 numbers according to the Florida Department of Health as of Friday, April 30, 2021:

Florida: 2,233,518 confirmed cases, an increase of 10,972 since Wednesday. 

Broward County: 235,971 total confirmed cases, an increase of 1,272 since Wednesday. 

Parkland: 2,728 total confirmed cases, an increase of 14 since Wednesday. 

Coral Springs: 13,864 total confirmed cases, an increase of 116 since Wednesday. 

Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 35,161 an increase of 131 since Wednesday.  

Broward County: 10,020 (4.2%) total hospitalizations with 2,894 (1.2%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 8 since Wednesday. The median age is 38.

Parkland Schools Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's Latest Data April 17:

  • Heron Heights Elementary: 19 cases
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas: 65 cases 
  • Mary Help of Christians School: 11 cases 
  • Park Trails Elementary: 47 cases 
  • Riverglades Elementary: 41 cases 
  • Somerset Parkland Academy: 19 cases 
  • Westglades Middle School: 33 cases 

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