Laramie County School District 1 on Friday reported that 14 students and seven staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past week.

"These individuals were at the following locations -- Alta Vista Elementary, Bain Elementary, Central High, Davis Elementary, East High, Fairview-Lebhart Elementary, Goins Elementary, Hobbs Elementary, Johnson Junior High, Prairie Wind Elementary, South High and Triumph High," LCSD1 Superintendent Dr. Boyd Brown said in a news release.

Brown says those who had direct contact with the positive cases will be contacted and will receive guidance regarding next steps.

Brown continues to encourage students, parents and staff members to wear masks, and to stay home and contact a health care provider if they feel ill or exhibit any COVID-19 symptoms.

As of 3 p.m. Friday, Laramie County had 97 active lab-confirmed cases, according to the Wyoming Department of Health.

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