Slight drop in new reported COVID cases

Twenty-five Hinsdale residents have tested positive for COVID-19 over the past week. The DuPage County Health Department reported 22 new cases, and the Cook County Health Department reported three new cases.

That brings the total number of reported cases in the village to 3,679, compared to 3,654 last week.

AdventHealth Hinsdale is no longer reporting on cases.

Hinsdale High School District 86 had four positive cases as of April 8 — one student at Hinsdale Central, one at Hinsdale South and two staff members.

Community Consolidated Elementary District 181 reported 14 cases April 7-12, involving 10 students, two teachers and two staff members.

As of April 11, the Illinois Public Health Department is no longer updating the rolling seven-day positivity rate. The last report was 3.8 percent on April 3.

Now the state is reporting the number of cases per 100,000 population, which was 17.4 in DuPage County as of April 13.