Fellowes Excessive College in Pembroke ordered to shut following third constructive COVID-19 case amongst workers

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Fellowes Excessive College in Pembroke has been ordered to shut after three constructive COVID-19 instances amongst college workers.

The order was made by Dr. Robert Cushman, performing medical officer of well being for the Renfrew County and District Well being Unit (RCDHU), shortly after a 3rd case was confirmed earlier immediately that was linked to 2 earlier instances, in accordance with a be aware publish on the Renfrew County District College Board Fb web page.

The closure is efficient instantly, and can stay in place till additional discover. The varsity will reopen solely with public well being approval. An outbreak was declared on the college Tuesday after the primary two instances have been linked.

College students will proceed their studying on-line and college students are requested to test their district e mail for data and route from their academics.

“The well-being and security of our college students and workers is high precedence throughout this pandemic interval and the district will proceed to help public well being workers in any approach we will as they proceed to analyze,” the be aware reads.