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Outbreak declared at Cambridge public school, three other students test positive for COVID-19

Public health declared an outbreak at William G Davis Public School Sunday evening
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An additional student at William G Davis Public School in Cambridge has tested positive for COVID-19. 

The student was dismissed last week and asked to isolate as a result of a confirmed positive case at the school Nov. 21.

Public health will be contacting the classroom cohort that is in an outbreak to provide guidance on the revised self-isolation date.

No additional classrooms or cohorts will be dismissed.

The school will continue to take direction from public health and will provide further updates as necessary. 

Three additional public school students have also tested positive for COVID-19. 

A student at Riverside Public School in Elmira tested positive. The student was last in the building Nov. 20. 

Public health has identified no high-risk school contacts. They have determined that there was no exposure to students or staff during the infectious period. No dismissals of staff or students to self-isolate are required.

This is the second positive case at the school.

There was also a student case at Galt Collegiate Institute in Cambridge who was last in the building Nov. 18. 

Public Health has identified no high-risk school contacts and has determined that there was no exposure to students or staff during the infectious period. No dismissals of staff or students to self-isolate are required.

Another student at Forest Heights Collegiate Institute has tested positive for the virus. The student was last in the building Nov. 19. Public Health has identified all high-risk contacts of the positive case and will provide individual guidance to them. High-risk contacts included a staff member who have been notified and two student cohorts who have all been directed to self-isolate.

- November 29: One student at William G Davis Public School, Cambridge (Public Health declared an outbreak on Nov. 29.)

- November 29: One student at Riverside Public School, Elmira 

- November 29: One student at Galt Collegiate Institute, Cambridge 

- November 29: One student at Forest Heights Collegiate Institute, Kitchener 

- November 27: One student at Forest Heights Collegiate Institute, Kitchener

- November 27: One staff member at Glenview Park Secondary School, Cambridge

- November 26: One staff member at John Sweeney Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- November 26: One student at St. Boniface Catholic Elementary School, Maryhill

- November 26: One student at Resurrection Catholic Secondary School, Kitchener

- November 26: One staff member at Southwood Secondary School, Cambridge

- November 26: One student at Glenview Park Secondary School, Cambridge

- November 26: One staff member at Sandhills Public School, Kitchener

- November 25: One staff member and one student at St. Bernadette, Kitchener

- November 25: One student at St. Matthew, Waterloo

- November 25: One staff member at St. Anne Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- November 25: One student at Sir Adam Beck Public School, Baden

- November 25: One staff member at Wilson Avenue Public School, Kitchener

- November 24: One student at Kitchener-Waterloo Collegiate, Kitchener

- November 24: One student at Janet Metcalfe Public School, Kitchener

- November 24: One student at Preston High School, Cambridge

- November 24: One student at Jean Steckle Public School, Kitchener

- November 23: One staff member at St. Bernadette Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- November 23: One staff member at Alpine Public School, Kitchener

- November 23: One student at Clemens Mill Public School, Cambridge

- November 23: Three students at Floradale Public School, Elmira

- November 23: One student at Preston Public School, Cambridge

- November 23: One staff member at Woodland Park Public School, Cambridge

- November 22: One student at St. Michael Catholic Elementary School, Cambridge

- November 22: Two students at Centennial Public School, Waterloo

- November 21: One student at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- November 21: One student at William G Davis Public School, Cambridge

- November 20: One student at Sir Adam Beck, Baden (plus another student presumed positive)

- November 20: One staff member at Southwood Secondary School, Cambridge

- November 19: Two students at Stewart Avenue Public School, Cambridge

- November 17: One staff member at Centennial Public School, Waterloo

- November 17: One staff member at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- November 17: One student at Galt Collegiate Institute, Cambridge

- November 17: One student at Elmira District Secondary School

- November 17: One student at MacGregor Senior Public School, Waterloo

- November 16: One student at St. Daniel Catholic School, Kitchener

- November 16: One staff member at Our Lady of Grace, Kitchener

- November 16: One student at Westvale Public School, Waterloo

- November 16: One student at Waterloo Collegiate Institute, Waterloo

- November 15: One staff member at St. Mark Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- November 15: One student at École secondaire catholique Père-René-de-Galinée, Cambridge

- November 15: One staff member at Sir Adam Beck Public School, Baden

- November 14: One student at St. Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Elementary School, Cambridge

- November 13: One staff member at Mary Johnston Public School, Waterloo

- November 13: One staff member at Elgin Street Public School, Cambridge

- November 12: One student at St. Gabriel Catholic Elementary School, Cambridge

- November 11: One student at St. Benedict Catholic Secondary School, Cambridge

- November 9: One student at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- November 9: One student at St. Benedict Catholic Secondary School, Cambridge

- November 9: One student at William G Davis Public School, Cambridge

- November 9: One student at Westheights Public School, Kitchener

- November 9: Two students at Lincoln Heights Public School, Waterloo

- November 8: Two students at St. Mary's High School, Kitchener

- November 8: One staff member at Abraham Erb Public School, Waterloo

- November 8: One student at Lexington Public School, Waterloo

- November 8: One student at Galt Collegiate Institute, Cambridge

- November 7: One student at Our Lady of Fatima, Cambridge

- November 6: One student at St. Mary's High School, Kitchener

- November 6: One student at Lexington Public School, Waterloo

- November 5: One staff member at Southwood Secondary School, Cambridge

- November 5: One student at Avenue Road Public School, Cambridge

- November 2: One student at St. Dominic Savio Catholic School, Kitchener

- November 1: One staff member at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- November 1: One student at Queensmount Public School, Kitchener

- November 1: One student at Huron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener

- October 31: One case at ÉÉC Mère-Élisabeth-Bruyère, Waterloo

- October 31: One student at Avenue Road Public School, Cambridge

- October 31: One student at Manchester Public School, Cambridge

- October 30: One student at Holy Spirit Catholic Elementary School, Cambridge (Public Health declared an outbreak on Oct. 31.)

- October 29: One staff member at Lexington Public School, Waterloo

- October 29: Two students at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- October 26: One student at Holy Spirit Catholic Elementary School, Cambridge

- October 26: One student at St. David Catholic Secondary School, Waterloo

- October 25: One staff member at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- October 24: One student at Saint John Paul II Catholic Elementary School, Kitchener

- October 23: One student at Holy Spirit Catholic Elementary School, Cambridge

- October 23: One student at Janet Metcalfe Public School, Kitchener

- October 21: One student at Tait Street Public School, Cambridge

- October 20: One student at Wilson Avenue Public School, Kitchener

- October 19: One student at Galt Collegiate Institute, Cambridge

- October 18: One student at Resurrection Catholic Secondary School, Kitchener

- October 18: One student at Westmount Public School, Kitchener

- October 15: One student at Cameron Heights Collegiate Institute, Kitchener

- October 15: One student at Keatsway Public School, Waterloo

- October 14: One student at Elmira District Secondary School

- October 13: Two students at St. Margaret of Scotland, Cambridge

- October 13: One student at Groh Public School, Kitchener

- October 13: One student at Waterloo Collegiate Institute

- October 9: Two students at JF Carmichael Public School, Kitchener

- October 8: One student at Waterloo Collegiate Institute, Kitchener

- October 6: One student at Eastwood Collegiate Institute, Kitchener

- October 6: One student at Huron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener

- October 4: One student at Huron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener

- October 3: Two cases at École élémentaire Catholique Cardinal-Léger, in Kitchener

- October 2: One student at Huron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener

- October 1: One student at Huron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener

- September 30: One student at Conestogo Public School, Conestogo

- September 29: One staff member at Moffat Creek Public School, Cambridge

- September 25: One staff member at Kitchener-Waterloo Collegiate, Kitchener

- September 23: One student at Kitchener-Waterloo Collegiate, Kitchener

- September 23: One student at St. David Catholic Secondary School, Waterloo

- September 22: One student at Forest Hill Public School, Kitchener

- September 22: Two students at Cameron Heights Collegiate Institute, Kitchener

- September 22: One student at Preston High School, Cambridge

- September 21: One student at Forest Heights Collegiate Institute, Kitchener

- September 21: One student at Clemens Mills Public School, Cambridge

- September 21: One student at Williamsburg Public School, Kitchener

- September 21: One student at Huron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener

- September 20: One student at Riverside Public School, Elmira

- September 16: One student at St. Anne Catholic Elementary School, Cambridge

- September 6: One staff member at Edna Staebler Public School, Waterloo

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