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Spike in COVID-19 cases leaves some Peoria Unified schools fighting to stay open

Student, staff cases increase nearly 13 fold since close of fall semester

Posted 1/14/22

Peoria Unified School District officials say they are doing their best keep schools open amid a sharp rise in COVID-19 cases since the first day of the new semester, Jan. 3.

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