H.D. Stafford Middle School has recorded its second COVID-19 exposure since the resumption of classes in January. (Google Map)

H.D. Stafford Middle School has recorded its second COVID-19 exposure since the resumption of classes in January. (Google Map)

H.D. Stafford Middle School records another COVID-19 exposure

This is the second reported case since resumption of classes in January

H.D. Stafford Middle School has posted its second COVID-19 exposure since the resumption of classes in January.

In a social media post shared Wednesday night the Langley School District announced they had sent a letter to families to alert them “that a person within the school community has tested positive for COVID-19.”

The infected individual was at the school located at 20441 Grade Cres. on Jan. 12, according to Fraser Health.

Earlier, the health authority confirmed the school also recorded an exposure on Jan. 6.

“This does not mean you or your family have been exposed to COVID-19. The person involved has been isolated. Because of this, there is no chance of direct exposure at this time,” Fraser Health said in the letter sent to families.

Should any individual require to isolate or monitor for symptoms of COVID-19, they will be directly contacted by Public Health.

READ MORE: Survey says: Langley teachers tired one year into COVID-19 battle

The health agency asks parents to continue to send their children to school and to monitor them daily for symptoms.

“Follow current public health orders to limit spread of COVID-19 in the community and schools,” they said.

Other Langley schools on Fraser Health’s exposure list include Aldergrove Community Secondary for exposures from Jan. 5 to 8; D.W. Poppy Secondary for an exposure on Jan. 6; and independent Langley schools Credo Christian Elementary for an exposure on Jan. 8, and Credo Christian High School for exposures on Jan. 6, 7 and 8.


@JotiGrewal_
joti.grewal@blackpress.ca

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

CoronavirusLangleyLangley School District

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

xxx
Batting cages decided where Langley baseball training camp was held

Two groups came together after one learned its cages didn’t meet COVID-19 criteria

Langley MLA Andrew Mercier rose in the provincial legislature on Monday, March 1, to praise a planned new rainbow crosswalk in Langley and to provide some historical context (Provincial legislature video image)
MLA Andrew Mercier praises new Langley rainbow crosswalk

‘There is no human right to hate’

Riverside Calvary Church in Walnut Grove. (Langley Advance Times file)
B.C. is ‘stereotyping’ churches as riskier for COVID than other spaces, lawyer argues

Judge said that freedom of expression, religion are not at issue in the case

A memorial to Hudson Brooks outside the South Surrey RCMP detachment. (File photo)
Officer who fatally shot Hudson Brooks recounts ‘absolutely terrifying’ incident

Const. Elizabeth Cucheran testified at coroner’s inquest Tuesday morning

Single-family houses like these, under construction in Willoughby, are now 20 per cent more valuable than a year ago, according to recent real estate numbers. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
‘Great Congestion’ hits Langley real estate as buyers vie for houses

Townhouses and single-family homes are in high demand and prices are up

Older rental apartments are prime candidates for renovations, and could result in lost affordable housing stock. (Zoë Ducklow photo)
B.C.’s renoviction overhaul a good start, but won’t preserve affordable stock, lawyer says

And still no protection for people who can’t pay rent due to COVID-19

Cannabis bought in British Columbia (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)
Is it time to start thinking about greener ways to package cannabis?

Packaging suppliers are still figuring eco-friendly and affordable packaging options that fit the mandates of Cannabis Regulations

(Photo by Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze)
B.C. WHL teams to hit the ice with Kelowna, Kamloops hub cities

Kelowna, Kamloops centres chosen to host B.C. WHL teams for 24-game regular season

A memorial to Hudson Brooks outside the South Surrey RCMP detachment. (File photo)
Surrey officer who fatally shot Hudson Brooks recounts ‘absolutely terrifying’ incident

Const. Elizabeth Cucheran testified at coroner’s inquest Tuesday morning

The machines are akin to ATMs and allow drug users at risk of overdose to get hydromorphone pills dispensed to them after their palm has been scanned to identify its unique vein pattern. (CANADIAN PRESS)
Feds dole out $3.5M for ‘vending machines’ to dispense safer opioids in B.C.

The machines are located in four cities across Canada, including Vancouver and Victoria

Kelowna’s lakefront visitor centre is one of 130 around the province. Tourism businesses have been hardest hit by COVID-19 restrictions on travel. (Destination B.C.)
Tourism, small business getting COVID-19 help, B.C. minister says

$300M grant program has delivered $50 million so far

The incident happened in downtown Castlegar. Photo: Betsy Kline
Castlegar teen recounts stabbing after stranger breaks into grandmother’s house

The unnamed teen survived a terrifying attack Feb. 21

Most Read