Rising number of schools reporting Covid casesIn News · 03 Nov 2020, 10:06 · 8 Comments
The number of schools and education facilities in Portugal that have reported positive Covid-19 cases has risen to over 500.
According to figures compiled by teachers’ union Fenprof, of these, 34 schools are located in the Algarve.
The highest number of schools affected is in Faro, followed by Portimão and border town Vila Real de Santo António. Upon revealing these figures, the teachers’ union warned they would consider new avenues of action to express their displeasure at the government’s handling of the pandemic at schools.