COVID-19 case reported at Warman High School

A confirmed case of COVID-19 has been reported in the Prairie Spirit School Division.

The positive case involves a person at Warman High School, the division said in a press release Wednesday evening.

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“Communication has been shared with the specific classroom/cohort, as well as the school community,” PSSD spokesperson Brenda Erickson said in a statement.

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The Saskatchewan Health Authority is currently carrying out contact tracing, the school division says.

To protect the privacy of the individual, more details are not being provided at this time.

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“We all have a shared responsibility to decrease the risk of COVID-19 entering schools. Our school plans contain many important measures, processes and protocols which add layers of protection for students and staff,” the PSSD said.

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Parents are reminded to keep their children home if they are ill or have any symptoms of COVID-19.

Warman, Sask., is located 20 km north of Saskatoon.

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