TORONTO -- Ontario students slowly returned to the classroom in September amid concerns over rising COVID-19 infections in the community.

Thus far, there have been a total of 1,770 lab-confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Ontario schools and 364 in licensed child-care facilities.

CTV News Toronto will be updating this breakdown with the latest information as it becomes available. A full list of affected schools and child-care centres is updated on the Ontario government's website on a daily basis.

October 26: Seventy-two new cases of COVID-19 were reported in schools across Ontario on Monday morning. Of those new infections, 39 were reported in students and four in staff members. The details of 29 other infections were not disclosed.

Since classes resumed in September, 548 schools have reported a confirmed case of COVID-19. However, for the first time in weeks, no schools are currently closed as a result of the disease.

Meanwhile, there are nine new cases connected to Ontario child-care facilities. Three of those infectons were among children while six were in staff members. 

At least 131 centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Thirty-eight centres are currently closed as a result.

October 23: Officials recorded another 72 new cases of COVID-19 in Ontario schools. Thirty-nine infections were found among students and six were found among staff members, while details on 27 positive cases were not disclosed.

In Ontario, 514 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Five schools are currently closed as a result.

There are eight new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Four infections were among children and four were among staff.

At least 133 centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Forty centres are currently closed.

October 22: Seventy-four new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Forty-nine infections were found among students and five were found among staff members, while details on 20 positive cases were not disclosed.

In Ontario, 501 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Five schools are currently closed as a result.

There are seven new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Three infections were among children and four were among staff.

At least 135 centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Forty-four centres are currently closed.

October 21: Ontario recorded 144 new cases of COVID-19 in schools on Wednesday. Sixty-six of those cases are among students and 13 cases are in staff members. The information regarding 65 other positive cases was not disclosed.

The current numbers of schools with a reported case of the disease now stands at 518. A total of four schools are currently closed.

Also, there are 19 new infections connected to child-care facilities in Ontario. Ten are among children and nine are among staff.

The current number of centres with a confirmed infection is 133. Forty-three centres are closed.

October 20: Ontario recorded 121 new cases of COVID-19 in schools. Seventy-five were among students, 22 were among staff members and the details on 24 other individuals were not disclosed.

The current numbers of schools with a reported case of the novel coronavirus is 508. Four schools are currently closed.

There are 21 new infections connected to child-care facilities in Ontario. Fourteen are among children and seven are among staff.

The current number of centres with a confirmed infection is 128. Forty centres remain closed.

October 19: Ontario recorded 74 new cases of COVID-19 in schools. Forty-eight were among students, 10 were among staff members and the details on 16 other individuals were not disclosed.

The current numbers of schools with a reported case of the novel coronavirus is 483. Four schools are currently closed.

There are 10 new infections connected to child-care facilities in Ontario. Six are among children and four are among staff.

The current number of centres with a confirmed infection is 122. Thirty-five centres remain closed.

October 16: Ontario recorded 98 new cases of COVID-19 in schools. Fifty-five were among students, 12 were among staff members and the details on 31 other individuals were not disclosed.

The current numbers of schools with a reported case of the novel coronavirus is 485. Five schools are currently closed.

There are 11 new infections connected to child-care facilities in Ontario. Seven are among children and four are among staff.

The current number of centres with a confirmed infection is 127. Thirty-four centres remain closed.

October 15: Ontario logged 109 new cases of COVID-19 in schools. Fifty-five were among students, 17 were among staff members and the details on 37 other individuals were not disclosed.

The current numbers of schools with a reported case of the novel coronavirus is 451. Five schools are currently closed.

There are 20 new infections connected to child-care facilities in Ontario. Fifteen are among children and five are among staff.

The current number of centres with a confirmed infection is 129. Thirty-two centres remain closed.

October 14: Ontario recorded 96 more cases of COVID-19 in schools. Fifty-one were among students, 13 were among staff members and the details on 32 other individuals were not disclosed.

According to the province, the current number of schools with a reported case of the novel coronavirus is 421. Five schools are currently closed.

There are 15 new infections connected to child-care facilities in Ontario. Nine are among children and six are among staff.

The current number of centres with a confirmed infection is 119. Twenty-nine centres remain closed.

October 13: The province logged 72 more cases of COVID-19 in Ontario schools. Forty-nine infections were reported in students and eight were reported in staff members. The details on 15 other individuals infected with the novel coronavirus were not disclosed.

In Ontario, 436 schools have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Three schools are currently closed.

There are 10 new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Five were among children and five were among staff.

Currently, 107 centres have reported a case of the disease and 27 of those remain closed.

October 9: The province logged 56 more cases of COVID-19 in Ontario schools on Friday. Thirty-two infections were reported in students and nine cases in staff members. The details on at least 15 other confirmed cases were not disclosed.

The number of schools that have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus now stands at 429. Four of those schools are currently closed.

There are 20 new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Nine were among children and 11 were among staff.

Now, 107 centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Twenty-six centres are currently closed.

October 8: The province logged 100 more cases of COVID-19 in Ontario schools on Thursday. Fifty-one infections were reported in students and 22 cases in staff members. The details on at least 27 other confirmed cases were not dicslosed.

October 7: 111 more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Sixty-nine were found among students and 15 were found among staff, while details on 27 individuals were not provided.

The number of schools that have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus now stands at 379. Two of those schools are currently closed.

There are 23 new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Fourteen were among children and nine were among staff.

101 centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Twenty-three centres are currently closed.

October 6: Seventy-four more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Of those cases, 41 were among students, 10 were in staff, while details on 23 individuals were not provided.

In total, 347 schools in Ontario have reported a lab-confirmed positive case of COVID-19. Two schools are currently closed.

There are 17 new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities. Twelve were in children and five were among staff.

Eighty-eight centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Twenty centres are currently closed.

October 5: Fifty-six more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Thirty-one were found among students and eight were found among staff, while details on 17 individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 335 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Three schools are currently closed.

There are 14 new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Eleven were among children and three were among staff.

Seventy-six centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Seventeen centres are currently closed.

October 2:  Thirty-seven more cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Ontario schools. Thirty were found among students and two were found among staff, while details on five individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 318 schools have reported a confirmed case of COVID-19. Three schools are currently closed.

There are 12 new COVID-19 cases linked to child-care centres in the province. Eight were among children and four were among staff.

A total of 68 centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Fifteen are currently closed.

October 1: Sixty-five more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Twenty-nine were found among students and 15 were found among staff, while details on 21 individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 307 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Three schools are currently closed.

There are eight new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Five were among children and three were among staff.

Fifty-nine centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Fifteen centres are currently closed.

September 30: Fifty-two more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Thirty-two were found among students and eight were found among staff, while details on 12 individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 282 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Three schools are currently closed.

There are 10 new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Nine were among children and one was among staff.

Fifty-five centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Thirteen centres are currently closed.

September 29: Sixty-four more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Thirty-seven were found among students and seven were found among staff, while details on 20 individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 250 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Two schools are currently closed.

There are 11 new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Seven were among children and four were among staff.

Fifty centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Eleven centres are currently closed.

September 28: Thirty-six more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Twenty-seven were found among students and three were found among staff, while details on six individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 224 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. One school is currently closed.

There are six new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province. Four were found among children and two were found among staff.

Forty centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease.

September 25: Twenty-nine more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Ten were found among students and 10 were found among staff, while details on nine individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 198 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Two schools are currently closed.

There are two new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province, both in in children.

Thirty-six centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Ten centres are currently closed. 

September 24: Thirty-one more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Twenty-four were found among students and three were found among staff, while details on four individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 178 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Two schools are currently closed.

There are three new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province, two in children and one in staff members.

Thirty-seven centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Eleven centres have closed.

September 23: Forty-two more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Twenty-one were found among students and six were found among staff, while details on 16 individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 153 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Two schools are currently closed.

There are 13 new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province, five in children and eight in staff members.

Thirty-seven centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Nine centres have closed.

September 22: Fifty-one more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Twenty-six were found among students and seven were found among staff, while details on 18 individuals were not provided.

In Ontario, 116 schools have reported a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. Two schools have been closed.

There are 15 new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province, 11 in children and four in staff members.

Thirty centres have reported a confirmed case of the disease. Eight centres have closed.

September 21: Eighteen more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Eight cases were found among students and four were found among staff, while details on six individuals were not provided.

Seventy-five schools have reported a confirmed case of COVID-19. One school has been closed.

There are four new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities in the province, three in children and one in a staff member.

Nineteen centres have reported a confirmed case of COVID-19. Four centres have been closed.

September 18: Eleven more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Five cases were found among students and none were found among staff, while details on six individuals were not provided.

Sixty schools have reported a confirmed case of COVID-19.

New GTA schools with a COVID-19 case:

  • St. Cecilia Elementary School in Brampton
  • Nottingham Public School in Ajax
  • Emily Carr Public School in Oakville
  • Folkstone Public School in Brampton
  • Goldcrest Public School in Brampton
  • York Memorial Collegiate Institute in Toronto
  • Blue Willow Public School in Woodbridge

There are four new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities, one in a child and three in a staff member. Regional breakdown of child-care facilities with a COVID-19 case:

  • Toronto: 5
  • Durham: 1
  • Peel: 4
  • York: 1

September 17: Twenty-one more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Five cases were found among students and four were found among staff, while details on 12 individuals were not provided.

New GTA schools with a COVID-19 case:

  • St. Raphael Elementary School in Mississauga
  • St. Valentine Elementary School in Mississauga
  • Eden Rose Public School in Brampton
  • Ingleborough Public School in Brampton
  • Mountain Ash Public School in Brampton
  • Robert J. Lee Public School in Brampton
  • Tribune Drive Public School in Brampton
  • William Parkway Public School in Brampton
  • School for Experiential Education in Toronto
  • Sir Wilfrid Laurier Public School in Markham

There are two new COVID-19 cases connected to child-care facilities, one in a child and one in a staff member. Regional breakdown of child-care facilities with a COVID-19 case:

  • Toronto: 5
  • Durham: 1
  • Peel: 1

September 16: Twelve more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Six cases were found among students and four were found among staff, while details on two individuals were not provided.

New GTA schools with a COVID-19 case:

  • The Valleys Senior Public School in Mississauga
  • Twin Lakes Secondary School in Orillia
  • York Mills Collegiate in Toronto
  • Brookhaven Public School in Toronto

Regional breakdown of child-care facilities with a COVID-19 case:

  • Toronto: 9
  • York: 1
  • Peel: 1

September 15: Fourteen more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. Four of those cases were in students and four were in staff member, health officials said. Six were not identified. The province has previously said they will not say if a parent or family member of a student enrolled in a school has been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus.

As it stands, there are 29 lab-confirmed cases in Ontario schools and 64 in child-care facilities.

GTA schools with a COVID-19 case:

  • École Ronald-Marion in Pickering
  • St. Joseph Secondary School in Mississauga
  • Mapleridge Public School in Pickering
  • St. Marguerite d’Youville Catholic Elementary School in Oakville
  • Oodenawi Public School in Oakville
  • Briar Public School in Mississauga
  • John Fraser Secondary School in Mississauga
  • Louise Arbour Secondary School in Brampton
  • North Field Office in Brampton
  • Ross Drive Public School in Brampton
  • Ruth Thompson Middle School in Mississauga
  • Bloordale Middle School in Toronto
  • Charles G Fraser Junior Public School in Toronto
  • Don Mills Middle School in Toronto
  • Earl Haig Secondary School in Toronto
  • Little Rouge Public School in Markham

Regional breakdown of child-care facilities with a COVID-19 case:

  • Toronto: 8
  • Peel: 1

These cases come as Ontario confirms 251 new novel coronavirus infections in the province.

September 14: Two more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ontario schools. One of those cases was in a child and another was in a staff member, health officials said. As it stands, there are 15 lab-confirmed cases in Ontario schools and 58 in child-care facilities.

GTA schools with a COVID-19 case:

  • École Ronald-Marion in Pickering
  • St. Marguerite d’Youville Catholic Elementary School in Oakville
  • Oodeenawi Public School in Oakville
  • North Field Office in Brampton
  • Ross Drive Public School in Brampton
  • Briarwood Public School in Mississauga
  • John Fraser Secondary School in Mississauga

Regional breakdown of child-care facilities with a COVID-19 case:

  • Toronto: 7
  • Peel: 1
  • York: 1

These cases come as Ontario confirms more than 300 new novel coronavirus infections in the province.

September 11: Officials launched a new website dedicated to tracking cases of COVID-19 in Ontario schools and child-care centres. On this day, they said there were a total of 13 school-related cases of COVID-19. Four of those cases were in students while nine were in staff. Here are the school breakdowns:

  • Ottawa: 6
  • Pickering: 1
  • Oakville: 2
  • Brampton: 2
  • Mississauga: 1
  • Waterloo: 1

There has also been 56 positive novel coronavirus cases in licensed Ontario child-care facilities. Thirty cases were in children while 26 were in staff. Eighteen child-care centres and 64 home child-care agencies have been closed.