Additional COVID-19 Case Confirmed at Assumption Catholic Elementary School

November 18, 2020

A third positive case of COVID-19 has been identified by the Southwestern Public Health (SWPH) affecting Assumption Catholic Elementary School in Aylmer.

Parents/guardians and staff in the Assumption community have been notified of the case. Assumption will remain open and school buses will continue to operate.

SWPH is currently investigating the latest case and is in the process of identifying close contacts. SWPH will provide advice and support to close contacts in navigating this situation.

SWPH investigators will only contact students and staff identified as a close contacts. If someone is not contacted by the SWPH investigators, they are not considered to be at risk. Close contacts are being advised to stay home and quarantine. For more information, visit the SWPH website (swpublichealth.ca) or call 1-800-922-0096.

Staff at Assumption will work with students and families to ensure learning continues for those who are self-isolating at home.

The LDCSB posts information about all confirmed active cases on our website at ldcsb.ca/covid/ (click the Status of LDCSB Schools link).