Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health have declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Storrington Public School, located in Battersea, South Frontenac.
While the outbreak was officially declared on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021, according to KFL&A Public Health data, it was not listed on KFL&A Public Health’s COVID-19 dashboard until Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021. The outbreak currently consists of three cases, all of which are active.
According to information provided in the Limestone District School Board (LDSB) listing of active COVID-19 cases within the board, the first case at Storrington Public School was detected on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021. Two more cases were detected yesterday, on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021. All of the cases are among students, and two class cohorts are currently isolating.
While the school remains open, visitors to Storrington Public School are restricted at this time.
Currently, there are 64 active cases of COVID-19 in the LDSB, with outbreaks declared at seven schools within the board. Overall in KFL&A currently, there are 25 active outbreaks, with 113 active cases associated with those outbreaks.