More schools and dates in the Cariboo Chilcotin Schools districts have been added to Interior Health’s potential COVID-19 exposures list.
Interior Health says the following schools have had potential exposures in the past two weeks:
- Marie Sharpe Elementary, Williams Lake – Nov. 5th, 8th, 9th
- Mountainview Elementary, Williams Lake – Nov. 5th – 9th
- 150 Mile Elementary, 150 Mile House – Nov. 5th
- Lake City Secondary (Columneetza Campus), Williams Lake – Nov. 8th and 9th
According to Interior Health, when a school staff member or student tests positive for COVID-19, public health will notify staff and students who need to take a specific action, such as self-monitoring or isolation as a result of a COVID-19 exposure. Interior Health posts exposure notifications when a staff member or student attended school while infectious, and there is a possible risk of exposure to COVID-19.