Drop in number of new COVID-19 cases

The DuPage County Health Department reported 22 new cases of COVID-19 in Hinsdale over the past week, bringing the total number of cases in the DuPage County portion of Hinsdale to 3,640, compared to 3,618 last week. The Cook County Health Department is no longer reporting on cases specific to Hinsdale.

Hinsdale High School District 86 reported 24 positive cases as of May 27, including nine staff members, nine students at Central and six students at South.

Community Consolidated Elementary District 181 reported 18 cases from May 25-31, all involving students.

The number of cases per 100,000 population in DuPage County was 43.7 on May 31, compared to 49.2 on May 24. The transmission level rose from medium to high over the past week.