COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Two more Maple Ridge schools exposed to COVID-19

Westview secondary, Golden Ears elementary latest listed by Fraser Health

There are two new schools in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows listed by Fraser Health as having had exposure to COVID-19.

Westview secondary on April 20 and 21, and Golden Ears elementary on April 16, 19 and 20 were attended by a person with a confirmed case of the virus.

Fraser Health has listed new schools exposed to the virus in School District 42 several times a week through April.

Fraser Health has initiated contact tracing to identify individuals who need to self-isolate or self-monitor for symptoms. Those households that do not receive a phone call or letter should continue having students attend school. Those students and staff who show symptoms must stay home.

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The school district also asks students and staff to do a daily health assessment, which can be found on the district’s website at www.sd42.ca.


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