At least 46,000 schools across the United States have closed, are scheduled to close, or were closed and later reopened, because of the virus outbreak.
At least 21 million students in the United States have been or will be affected by the closures, according to the Coronavirus and School Closures map maintained by Education Week.
The organization reports schools are closing for many reasons related to coronavirus, including exposures, cleaning, or planning for extended closures.
There are 132,853 public and private schools in the U.S. and almost 50.8 million public school students and 5.8 million private school students, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
Source: CNN News