COVID-19 exposure reported at Kamloops School of the Arts

The notice is one of three active exposures posted on the Interior Health website for SD73

A new school exposure has been reported at Kamloops School of the Arts.

The potential exposure has just one date, on April 23.

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Two other exposures are posted on the Interior Health school exposure list. Bert Edwards Science and Technology School saw potential exposures on April 16 and April 20, and Westmount elementary had potential exposures on April 19 and April 20.

Interior Health will determine the close contacts of the person or people infected and contact anyone who may have been exposed to instruct them to self-isolate. Only families with students at risk of developing COVID-19 will be contacted.

Kamloops schools have fared well since the end of the March break, with only about a half dozen exposures reported since.

SD23 (Central Okanagan) meanwhile, currently has 15 exposures posted on the Interior Health website and three are posted for SD83 (North Okanagan Shuswap).

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