Where in Toronto public schools report COVID cases

December 10, 2021 Report

TDSB is collecting and regularly updating information about confirmed COVID-19 cases among its staff and students. At Hausworth, we analyze the data on a weekly basis to identify trends and geographic distribution of cases in the city.

This week we saw another pick up in the number of active cases versus a comparative slow down the week before, with the total active cases jumping by almost 70 to 466. This is the biggest weekly jump in cases so far this school year.

Also, by far the highest number of new schools reported their first active case this week – 30 schools! - vs only 12 last week:

  • Adam Beck JPS
  • Arbor Glen PS
  • Balmy Beach CS
  • Birchmount Park CI
  • Buchanan PS
  • Burnhamthorpe CI
  • Centennial Road JPS
  • Charlottetown JPS
  • Cosburn MS
  • Danforth Collegiate & Technical Institute
  • Dennis Avenue CS
  • Eatonville JS
  • Glen Ames SPS
  • Glenview SPS
  • Jesse Ketchum Jr. & Sr. PS
  • John Fisher JPS
  • Keele Street PS
  • Lanor JMS
  • Leaside HS
  • Meadowvale PS
  • North Preparatory JPS
  • O'Connor PS
  • Park Lane PS
  • Rolph Road ES
  • Roselands JPS
  • Rosethorn JS
  • Shirley Street JPS
  • Stilecroft PS
  • West Preparatory JPS
  • Winchester Jr. & Sr. PS
Last week these schools reported their first cases:
  • Bedford Park PS
  • Duke of Connaught Jr. and Sr. PS
  • Fern Avenue Jr. & Sr. PS
  • Harrison PS
  • James S Bell Jr. Middle Sports & Wellness Academy
  • Market Lane Jr. & Sr. PS
  • Northlea EMS
  • Percy Williams JPS
  • Samuel Hearne MS
  • Shaughnessy PS
  • West Hill PS
  • Wilkinson JPS
Another school closure was reported at Wilkinson JPS, while McMurrich JPS closed last week has re-opened.

From the perspective of the impacted neighbourhoods, this week schools in 6 new neighborhoods reported first cases: The Beaches, Centennial Scarborough, Etobicoke West Mall, Highland Creek, Forest Hill North, and Little Portugal. That’s a big jump from only 1 new neighbourhood last week.

Up until today, cases have been reported in 122 out of 140 Toronto neighbourhoods and remained active in 110 of those (vs 104 a week ago).

NOTE: If you’re interested in the cases reported over the course of the 2020-2021 school year, you can view numbers for each of the schools here.

Based on the total cases up until December 10th, below are 10 Toronto neighbourhoods with the most confirmed cases among students and staff (with the breakdown by school).

There are 2 new neighbourhoods in the Top 10 this week: Old East York (making its first appearance in the top 10, with 12 new cases this week) and Woburn (with 2 new cases).
Among all the Top 10 neighbourhoods, Old East York had the most new cases. Among the group, only Rouge and L'Amoreaux had no new cases this week.

Nbhood School Students Staff Resolved Total
Flemingdon Park 38
Gateway Public School00 11
Grenoble Public School00 2020
Marc Garneau Collegiate Institute63 110
Valley Park Middle School51 17
Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown 32
Greenholme Junior Middle School00 2020
John D Parker Junior School10 1
North Albion Collegiate Institute01 1
West Humber Collegiate Institute43 310
Markland Wood 30
Bloordale Middle School10 45
Millwood Junior School10 78
Silverthorn Collegiate Institute00 1717
Thorncliffe Park 29
Fraser Mustard Early Learning Academy20 13
Thorncliffe Park Public School130 1326
Rouge 24
Alvin Curling Public School01 56
Brookside Public School11 2
Chief Dan George Public School10 1
Fleming Public School00 11
John G Diefenbaker Public School110 11
Thomas L Wells Public School00 33
High Park-Swansea 24
Howard Junior Public School10 1
Swansea Junior and Senior Junior and Senior Public School70 1623
Bendale 23
Charles Gordon Senior Public School10 12
David and Mary Thomson Collegiate Institute10 23
Hunter's Glen Junior Public School90 413
Knob Hill Public School00 55
Old East York 17
Cosburn Middle School110 11
Diefenbaker Elementary School00 33
East York Collegiate Institute10 1
William Burgess Elementary School10 12
L'Amoreaux 17
Chester Le Junior Public School10 89
Fairglen Junior Public School10 1
L'Amoreaux Collegiate Institute10 1
North Bridlewood Junior Public School20 24
Sir John A Macdonald Collegiate Institute00 22
Woburn 17
Bellmere Junior Public School01 1
Cedarbrae Collegiate Institute01 45
Churchill Heights Public School00 22
Cornell Junior Public School20 2
Tecumseh Senior Public School10 1
Tredway Woodsworth Public School20 2
Willow Park Junior Public School20 13
Woburn Collegiate Institute00 11

Active cases this week by neighbourhood looked like this:

Neighbourhood Total School Cases
Thorncliffe Park15
Flemingdon Park15
Rouge14
Old East York13
Bendale11
Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown11
Humewood-Cedarvale10
West Hill9
Woburn9
Weston9
South Riverdale8
Waterfront Communities-The Island8
High Park-Swansea8
Eringate-Centennial-West Deane8
Cabbagetown-South St.James Town8
Mount Pleasant East8
Princess-Rosethorn7
Glenfield-Jane Heights7
Mimico7
Danforth7
Tam O'Shanter-Sullivan6
St.Andrew-Windfields6
Mount Dennis6
High Park North6
Rosedale-Moore Park6
Downsview-Roding-CFB6
Palmerston-Little Italy6
Leaside-Bennington6
Forest Hill North6
Stonegate-Queensway5
Victoria Village5
Kingsview Village-The Westway5
Oakwood Village5
L'Amoreaux5
Birchcliffe-Cliffside5
Malvern5
Wychwood5
Lawrence Park North5
York University Heights4
Clairlea-Birchmount4
Broadview North4
Kennedy Park4
Clanton Park4
Runnymede-Bloor West Village4
University4
Dovercourt-Wallace Emerson-Junction4
Newtonbrook West4
Oakridge4
Wexford/Maryvale4
Mount Pleasant West4
Willowridge-Martingrove-Richview4
Don Valley Village4
Lawrence Park South4
Henry Farm4
Centennial Scarborough4
Islington-City Centre West3
Humbermede3
West Humber-Clairville3
O'Connor-Parkview3
Kensington-Chinatown3
Annex3
Dorset Park3
Elms-Old Rexdale3
Banbury-Don Mills3
Bathurst Manor3
Alderwood3
Willowdale East3
Willowdale West3
Parkwoods-Donalda3
Brookhaven-Amesbury3
Morningside3
Roncesvalles3
Cliffcrest2
North Riverdale2
Hillcrest Village2
North St.James Town2
Weston-Pellam Park2
Rexdale-Kipling2
East End-Danforth2
Woodbine-Lumsden2
Bridle Path-Sunnybrook-York Mills2
Dufferin Grove2
Markland Wood2
Steeles2
New Toronto2
Greenwood-Coxwell2
Corso Italia-Davenport2
Forest Hill South2
Long Branch2
The Beaches2
Lansing-Westgate1
Scarborough Village1
South Parkdale1
Guildwood1
Trinity-Bellwoods1
Westminster-Branson1
Bayview Woods-Steeles1
Casa Loma1
Kingsway South1
Caledonia-Fairbank1
Edenbridge-Humber Valley1
Eglinton East1
Agincourt North1
Englemount-Lawrence1
Regent Park1
Black Creek1
Rockcliffe-Smythe1
Etobicoke West Mall1
Highland Creek1
Little Portugal1

And below is the complete list of all neighbourhoods where schools reported confirmed cases since the beginning of the school year:

Neighbourhood Total School Cases
Flemingdon Park38
Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown34
Markland Wood30
Thorncliffe Park29
Rouge24
High Park-Swansea24
Bendale23
Old East York17
L'Amoreaux17
Woburn17
Eringate-Centennial-West Deane16
Runnymede-Bloor West Village15
Weston15
South Riverdale14
Mimico14
Tam O'Shanter-Sullivan12
Humewood-Cedarvale12
St.Andrew-Windfields12
Clairlea-Birchmount12
Glenfield-Jane Heights12
Palmerston-Little Italy12
York University Heights11
Stonegate-Queensway11
West Hill11
High Park North11
Kingsview Village-The Westway10
Elms-Old Rexdale10
Willowdale East10
Cabbagetown-South St.James Town10
Waterfront Communities-The Island9
Kennedy Park9
Dorset Park9
Edenbridge-Humber Valley9
Dovercourt-Wallace Emerson-Junction9
Rosedale-Moore Park9
Downsview-Roding-CFB9
Mount Pleasant East9
Wychwood9
Cliffcrest8
Oakwood Village8
Wexford/Maryvale8
Malvern8
Princess-Rosethorn7
O'Connor-Parkview7
Mount Dennis7
Birchcliffe-Cliffside7
Parkwoods-Donalda7
Lawrence Park South7
Leaside-Bennington7
Danforth7
Forest Hill South7
Rustic6
Broadview North6
Annex6
Eglinton East6
Bathurst Manor6
Mount Pleasant West6
Rexdale-Kipling6
Playter Estates-Danforth6
Rockcliffe-Smythe6
Don Valley Village6
Lawrence Park North6
Forest Hill North6
Victoria Village5
Hillcrest Village5
Newtonbrook West5
Alderwood5
Willowdale West5
Morningside5
Islington-City Centre West4
Westminster-Branson4
Clanton Park4
Kensington-Chinatown4
University4
Oakridge4
Agincourt North4
Banbury-Don Mills4
East End-Danforth4
Willowridge-Martingrove-Richview4
Woodbine-Lumsden4
Steeles4
Henry Farm4
Roncesvalles4
Centennial Scarborough4
Humbermede3
Ionview3
West Humber-Clairville3
Bayview Woods-Steeles3
Keelesdale-Eglinton West3
Blake-Jones3
Brookhaven-Amesbury3
North Riverdale3
Kingsway South3
New Toronto3
Corso Italia-Davenport3
Thistletown-Beaumond Heights2
Scarborough Village2
Guildwood2
North St.James Town2
Englemount-Lawrence2
Weston-Pellam Park2
Pelmo Park-Humberlea2
Bridle Path-Sunnybrook-York Mills2
Dufferin Grove2
Milliken2
Greenwood-Coxwell2
Long Branch2
The Beaches2
Lansing-Westgate1
Danforth East York1
South Parkdale1
Casa Loma1
Caledonia-Fairbank1
Niagara1
Regent Park1
Bayview Village1
Black Creek1
Trinity-Bellwoods1
Pleasant View1
Etobicoke West Mall1
Highland Creek1
Little Portugal1