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Interior Health: COVID-19 case confirmed at Kelowna Secondary School

Classes has resumed for students in the Okanagan. Global News

Another COVID-19 case at an Okanagan school has been confirmed by the Interior Health Authority.

Interior Health says a member of the Kelowna Secondary School community has tested positive for the coronavirus. 

“They are self-isolating at home with support from local public health teams,” wrote Central Okanagan Public Schools’ staff in a release.

“Interior Health follows up with anyone potentially exposed to a confirmed case directly through contact tracing.”

Read more: B.C. reports 557 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

Central Okanagan Public Schools wants to remind the public they will continue to practice and implement strict health and safety protocols to protect students and staff.

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The school district says it will continue to work with Interior Health to determine if any additional actions are required.

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