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Ankeny Schools COVID-19 Tracker

Updated April 8, 2021

Detail Students Staff
Confirmed COVID-19 Positive Cases 14 this week

559 total this year

0 this week

185 total this year

Close Contacts in Quarantine 94 this week

3,205 total this year

0 this week

326 total this year

Five-Day Average Daily Absence Rate 2.2%

  • PreK-5: 1.7%
  • 6-12: 2.8%

*Data collection began August 17, 2020. We will continue to review data and provide detailed metrics while respecting the privacy of both students and staff.

What can and cannot be shared in Ankeny Schools’ data? Check out the Iowa Department of Public Health’s guidance on information sharing for schools here.

ACSD Decision-Making Matrix

2020 Decision Making Matrix

*rate as calculated based on guidance from Iowa Department of Public Health
** Data from IDPH –

Note: The metrics and associated recommendations do not apply to students/families that have requested remote learning as their primary model of instruction.

Polk County Health Department Guidance on Positivity Rate

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Polk County Health Department Presentation to the Ankeny Board of Education (11/09/2020)


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