Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 at South Meadow
On October 20, Hamilton Public Health Services (HPHS) notified Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) of two positive COVID-19 test results at our school.
To protect the individuals’ privacy, we do not disclose their name.
School administrators will contact any students or staff identified as close contacts, who will self-isolate for 10 days.
These two cases do not meet the criteria of an outbreak.
Families are reminded to screen daily for COVID-19 symptoms using the provincial COVID-19 school and child care screening tool. Parents/guardians/caregivers, as well as students, should use this screening tool to help decide if you or your child/ren should or should not go to school/child care. For a list of screening questions and symptoms, click here.
For more details about this case, please see the HWDSB COVID-19 Dashboard.
For information related to how cases in HWDSB are shared with families, resources and supports, please visit, COVID-19 Case Management.