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Interior Health is confirming COVID-19 exposures at six Central Okanagan Public Schools Friday

COVID-19 at 6 schools

Interior Health is confirming COVID-19 exposures at six Central Okanagan Public Schools Friday.

• Bankhead Elementary
• Constable Neil Bruce Middle
• Davidson Road Elementary
• Hudson Road Elementary
• École Kelowna Secondary School
• Pearson Road Elementary

Individuals are self-isolating at home with support from local public health teams. Interior Health follows up with anyone potentially exposed to a confirmed case directly through contact tracing.

"The safety and well-being of students, families, and staff remains our highest priority. Central Okanagan Public Schools will continue to implement the strict health and safety protocols and procedures that are in place so students and staff can continue to attend school as safely as possible," says SD23 communication spokesperson in a press release.

Central Okanagan Public Schools will continue to work closely with Interior Health to determine if any additional actions are required, and to support ongoing communication to the affected school community.

Anyone displaying symptoms of COVID-19 is asked to stay home.



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