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Most Greater Danbury area school districts have vaccination rates among staff members in the mid-90 percent range.  In Bethel and Brookfield about 95-percent of staffers each are vaccinated and the others have agreed to weekly testing.  Region 9 has 94-percent vaccination rates, with the unvaccinated agreeing to the testing mandate.  New Fairfield has about 96-percent of staff vaccinated, with 2 dozen employees testing weekly.  In Danbury, only 76-percent of school staff members are vaccinated.  Nearly 190 staff agreed to weekly testing.  At the last Danbury Board of Ed meeting, district officials outlined the timelines for compliance.  Staff can get tested on Sunday, Monday or Tuesday and must submit their results electronically by 4pm on Tuesday.

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