The Glengarry News

No outbreak

Second case at GDHS, 1 at St. Finnan's

publisher Dec 14, 2020 - 10:22am

One classroom has been closed at St. Finnan's Catholic elementary school in Alexandria after a positive COVID-19 case was detected there.

The Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario reported December 13 that fewer than five individuals at the school were infected.

Meanwhile, a second case of COVID-19 has been reported at Glengarry District High School in Alexandria.

The Upper Canada District related December 13 that an additional individual at the school has tested positive for COVID-19. 

The first case was reported December 11.

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit is not declaring this an outbreak as the cases are not linked to the school environment. The school remains open and operating on the regular daily schedule.