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COVID-19 exposure at another Surrey school

Last Updated Sep 18, 2020 at 5:50 pm PDT

Latimer Road Elementary school in Surrey. (Courtesy Surrey Schools)
Summary

An exposure alert has been issued for Latimer Road Elementary on Sept. 10

Contact tracing has begun to inform any individuals that will need to self-isolate

SURREY (NEWS 1130) — A COVID-19 exposure alert has been issued for an elementary school in Surrey.

According to Fraser Health, the exposure happened at Latimer Road Elementary on Sept. 10.

Contact tracing has begun to inform any individuals that will need to self-isolate.

Superintendent Jordan Tinney said in a tweet the notice went out Friday. The letter said if a letter or phone call was not received, students should still attend school and monitor for coronavirus symptoms.


Most of the exposure alerts in B.C. have been in Surrey. As of Friday afternoon, 10 schools in that district were listed on Fraser Health’s website.

RELATED: Four more Surrey schools report COVID-19 cases

A map of exposure alerts in B.C. schools can be found here. For more back-to-school information during the pandemic, click here.

Earlier this week, the province announced health authorities will be posting exposure alerts for B.C. schools.