The Hauts-Bois-de-l’Outaouais School Services Center (CSSHBO) has confirmed a student attending the Poupore pavilion at L’École des Petits-Ponts has tested positive for COVID-19. In a statement addressed to parents and guardians of students at the Fort-Coulonge school, the CSSHBO reiterated that the facility will remain open and that measures had been taken to ensure the safety of students and teachers.
The CSSHBO reiterated the importance of maintaining social distancing and the various public health instructions. In the letter to parents, the CSSHBO also mentioned that the identity of the infected person cannot be revealed given the rules of confidentiality.
CSSHBO’s communication regarding this positive COVID-19 case is available here.