Spring break is in session for many districts in WNY, are schools concerned about travel

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Many Western New York School districts began spring break Friday, others have already been on break for a week. The break comes as Erie County schools are reporting their highest level of COVID-19 cases so far this year, 306 last week.

“We are seeing so many cases in the school, and again it’s different, these are mostly students not so much staff,” said Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Bustein on Tuesday.

The Erie County Department of Health is warning neighbors of travel risks, saying people returning from domestic destinations should consider staying home and avoid