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Cases of COVID-19 in UCDSB Schools - Sept. 22
Cases of COVID-19 in UCDSB Schools - Sept. 22
Posted on 09/22/2021

Parents/guardians, staff and students at the following schools received notification within the las24 hours that at least one individual at their school has tested positive for COVID-19.  

  • Chesterville Public School (Chesterville) - OPEN
  • Cornwall Collegiate Vocational School (Cornwall) - OPEN
  • St. Lawrence Secondary School (Cornwall) -OPEN
  • Viscount Alexander Public School (Cornwall) - OPEN

You can find more information about the total number of COVID-19 cases in our schools in our online COVID-19 Info Centre or on the provincial website, which outlines all cases in all Ontario public schools.  
 

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) has done assessments to determine those within the schools who may have had a high-risk exposure and are actively communicating with those individuals. 

The EOHU has declared an outbreak at Chesterville PS. An outbreak is declared when 2 or more individuals have tested positive for COVID-19, at least one of which is linked to possible transmission at the school.  

At St. Lawrence SS, Viscount Alexander PS and at Chesterville PS, the individuals were not at school while infectious and there was no additional exposure within the schools.  

All schools remain open and operating on their regular daily schedules.  
 
The health unit and schools are taking all necessary steps to prevent further spread of the virusSpecific information about individuals and cases within our schools are not shared by the school board with the public or with media
 
 
 
Media inquiries can be directed to:
 
 
April Scott-Clarke
 
Manager of Communications
 
Upper Canada District School Board
 
communications@ucdsb.on.ca 

 

 

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