Letters were sent out on Saturday (March 13) from the Office of the Chief Medical Officer, advising parents, guardians, teachers and staff of “a potential COVID-19 exposure at Dellwood Middle School.
The letter from the Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (ESU) said: “The person confirmed with COVID-19 has been isolated.
“The ESU is contacting close contacts. These persons are being advised that they must quarantine (stay home from school and other activities) and get tested for COVID-19.
“A full assessment will be completed today (March 13) and additional communication will be provided, outlining further public health guidelines that must be followed such as quarantine and testing.”
No official word yet on the assessment moving forward – we’ll keep you posted.