Hamilton Public Health confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in the school system since it reopened.
A staff member at the Umbrella Family and Child Centre’s of Hamilton’s before and after school program at Templemead Elementary School has tested positive.
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board is working with public health officials to facilitate case and contact tracing.
Public health will also determine who needs to be self-isolated and the duration.
In the Niagara Catholic District School Board, a positive case of COVID-19 was reported at Mary Ward Catholic Elementary School.
No word if it’s a student or staff member.