In January 2020, a novel (new) coronavirus was identified as the cause of an outbreak of pneumonia, originating in Wuhan, China. This virus is now known as the 2019 Novel Coronavirus or 2019-nCoV.
The health and well-being of students and staff remains the highest priority of the Halton Catholic District School Board. Officials from our school board are in close contact with the Halton Region Health Department, who are working closely with the Ministry of Health, Public Health Ontario and local health care providers to monitor this situation and take actions, as appropriate.
Please visit https://www.hcdsb.org/Parents/safeandhealthy/Pages/Novel-Coronavirus.aspx to learn more about symptoms and how to prevent the spread of respiratory viruses.