13 Miami-Dade school employees have died of Covid-19 since mid-August
September 9, 2021
(CNN) - Thirteen school employees from Miami-Dade County Public Schools have died from Covid-19 since August 16, the school district and local teacher union told CNN on Tuesday.
Among the 13 were four teachers, one security monitor, one cafeteria worker and seven school bus drivers, United Teachers of Dade President Karla Hernandez-Mats said. All were unvaccinated.
"These were extraordinary educators and people, and their loss is being felt throughout the community," Hernandez-Mats said.