time.news. Today is the day of swabs for 2,065 pupils of the municipal and private schools of time.news. From 8.30 to 18.15 (with a break between 12.45 and 14.30) the children, accompanied by their parents, will have to report to the old Porta Nuova station to carry out the rapid tests and be sure, in the absence of a positive response to Covid, of a return to class safely, next week.
TOMORROW REPLIES Tomorrow the same die for 2,031 pupils, who will enter the structure in groups, every hour. The shifts and classes are decided by the school managers of reference of the 10 municipal and private institutes, Nostra Signora, Domus Mariae, Ravasco and Pie Filippini. The Maior high school in via Tirino will also swab 17 students. A total of 4,096 middle school pupils will undergo rapid antigen testing this weekend, including 71 from private schools. The pads are aimed only at students of time.news schools.
SCREENING The screening campaign is promoted by the administration of Carlo Masci in collaboration with the ASL of time.news, led by the manager Vincenzo Ciamponi. Today and tomorrow in the operational trench of the Porta Nuova headquarters, where the ASL has set up 5 stations with 10, including doctors and nurses, there will be the councilor for education, Gianni Santilli who coordinated the organization of the initiative with school administrators and the councilor for Civil Protection, Eugenio Seccia which avails itself of the support of many volunteers. It is necessary to bring an identity document and health card with you.
PRIMARY ON 17 AND 18 It is repeated on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 with primary schoolchildren. In the middle of the week, tests will take place for high school students, whose start date has been brought forward to Tuesday the 13th. desks “, assures the commissioner Santilli,” the principals have organized the shifts, the students will present themselves with their parents. Who will go alone must have a test authorization signed by the family ».
5MILA TAMPONI While Seccia announces that “3 thousand swabs are ready and another 2 thousand we have requested from the Civil Protection to face these first two days of prevention”.
SUPERIOR TEST Santilli also announces the anticipation of the swab campaign for high schools, taking up the call for “maximum safety” in the classroom from the principals. The start of the mass tests, originally scheduled for Monday 19 April, have been brought forward to Tuesday 13 April. Santilli announces the schedule of shifts: on the 13th it will be the turn of the students of the D’Annunzio Classical Lyceum in via Venezia; Wednesday 14th at the De Cecco hotel in via dei Marsi, 15th at the Galilei scientific high school in via Balilla and via Vespucci; on the 16th at the Acerbo in via Pizzoferrato. The swabs will be performed by the medical staff, made available by the time.news health company, in the reference offices. Saturday 10 it will be the turn of the 2,065 students of the areas 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6. Sunday 11 will be the turn of the schoolchildren of the areas 7, 8, 9 and 10. In recent days, concerns about the reopening of the schools have been expressed by parents and high school students (50% back to class with weekly or biweekly shifts) frightened by the possibility of “bringing the infections back home, where family members with risky pathologies live”.
COUNTING Yesterday, after days of apparent calm, the infections returned slightly to rise, also thanks to the holidays that gathered families around the Easter table and the many incorrect behaviors in the street tracked down by the police. Twenty-five cases of contagion yesterday in time.news, a city that recorded only 4 infections on 6 April.