DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – School District 59 is reporting a  case of COVID-19  at Dawson Creek Secondary School – South Peace Campus.

According to a notice posted by the School District,  a member of the school community at Dawson Creek Secondary School – South Peace Campus had tested positive for COVID-19.

The exposure happened at the school sometime between September 23 and 25 and Northern health is undertaking contact tracing to determine if any other members of the school community were in contact with the person who tested positive for COVID-19 and if any additional steps are required.

If you are contacted by Northern Health, you are being asked to follow their advice, and if you are not contacted, then it has been determined that your child is not at risk of developing COVID-19.

If you have questions or concerns about COVID-19, please call 8-1-1.