Self-disclosed COVID case – May 4th, 2022
On April 21st, 2022, our school was informed of a positive COVID-19 test result(s) that impacts:
This information has not been confirmed by Hamilton Public Health Services (HPHS) and we are uncertain of the infectious period.
To protect the individual’s privacy, we do not disclose their names. This test result has not been
confirmed through Hamilton Public Health Services.
Under updated provincial guidance, HPHS will no longer be using cohort-based dismissals for positive cases. Students and staff in a school setting are generally no longer considered high-risk contacts requiring isolation. Students and staff who do not have symptoms, have not been advised to isolate, and who pass the COVID-19 School and Child Care Screening may continue to go to school.
Families are reminded to continue following all public health protocols, including masking, physical distancing, and close monitoring of symptoms. Please follow the directions provided in the COVID-19 school screening and stay home if your child is sick . For updates, protocols and other COVID-19 resources, visit the website, HWDSB COVID-19.