News Releases 2020-2021

Limestone Learning Foundation
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Meet LDSB’s 2021-2022 Student Trustees
04/29/2021
Students who represent urban, rural and Indigenous students begin new role in September.
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Positive cases of COVID-19 at area schools
04/20/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Positive Cases of COVID-19 at NDSS
04/19/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at LCVI
04/15/2021
Public Health is not recommending a dismissal of cohorts but students & staff should monitor for symptoms.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at GREC
04/15/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Cases of COVID-19 at Amherstview PS
04/11/2021
Public Health has determined there is no further risk to the larger school population.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at Fairfield ES
04/11/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at Calvin Park PS
04/10/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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COVID-19 Outbreak at Lord Strathcona PS
04/10/2021
Public Health has declared an outbreak following a second case of COVID-19 at the school.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at Centreville PS
03/30/2021
Public Health has determined there is no further risk to the larger school population & the school will reopen April 6.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at LISS
03/29/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Schools closed due to COVID-19 to reopen
03/29/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to larger school populations & Bath PS, Ernestown SS & Odessa PS may reopen March 30.
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Positive COVID cases result in school closures
03/27/2021
Public Health has ordered temporary closure of Bath PS, Ernestown SS & Odessa PS as a result of three positive cases associated with the schools.
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COVID-19 Cohort Dismissals March 26, 2021
03/26/2021
Public Health has ordered dismissal of cohorts at Bath PS and Ernestown SS.
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Addressing Anti-Asian Racism in Limestone
03/24/2021
The board is working with staff and students to provide resources and other supports to confront anti-Asian racism.
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Asymptomatic COVID testing for students
03/23/2021
All students & staff are invited to participate in asymptomatic testing over the coming weeks.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at SJAM March 18
03/19/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Public Health orders closure of LOLPS
03/19/2021
Updated March 24, 2021 with new information. Public Health has ordered all students and staff to isolate and seek out testing.
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COVID-19 outbreak declared at LOLPS
03/15/2021
Public Health has declared an outbreak following a second case of COVID-19 on March 16, 2021 related to the school.
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Second Positive Case of COVID-19 at Winston CPS
03/13/2021
Public Health confirmed a second case of COVID-19 in a student on March 15, 2021.
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Additional cohort cleared to return to school
03/11/2021
Two cohorts remains in isolation due to positive case of COVID-19.
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False positive COVID-19 case at Polson Park
02/24/2021
Public Health has indicated the dismissed cohort may return to school March 1.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at SJAM
02/04/2021
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Positive cases of COVID-19 at three schools
12/22/2020
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at Gateway Centre
12/15/2020
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Positive Cases of COVID-19 at KCVI
12/11/2020
Public Health confirmed two student cases at the school on December 11, 2020
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Chair and Vice Chair elected for 2020-2021 term
12/10/2020
Suzanne Ruttan & Tom Gingrich elected at Initial Meeting December 9, 2020
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at Harrowsmith PS
12/10/2020
KFL&A Public Health confirms one case of COVID-19 in a staff member on December 10, 2020.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at Module Vanier
12/10/2020
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Positive case of COVID-19 at SJAM Dec. 7
12/07/2020
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at KCVI
12/04/2020
Public Health has indicated there is no risk to students or staff and no isolation of cohorts is required.
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First-ever Student Census coming November 23
11/10/2020
Data collected through the confidential census will help us learn more about students.
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Positive Case of COVID-19 at secondary school
10/29/2020
KFL&A Public Health confirms one case of COVID-19 at La Salle Intermediate & Secondary School on October 29, 2020.
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COVID-19 identified in two schools
10/09/2020
KFL&A Public Health confirmed two new cases of COVID-19 at Polson Park PS & KCVI on October 9, 2020.
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First positive case of COVID-19 in LDSB
10/03/2020
KFL&A Public Health has identified a positive, confirmed case of COVID-19 at École Sir John A. Macdonald Public School.
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Letter to Minister of Education: Reopening funding
08/31/2020
Limestone District School Board of Trustees have asked for increased funding to accommodate school reopening expenses.
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The Limestone District School Board is situated on traditional territories of the Anishinaabe & Haudenosaunee.