COVID-19 cases confirmed at two PWPSD schools, May 3

Grande Prairie, AB – Peace Wapiti Public School Division (PWPSD) is providing the following daily summary report of COVID-19 cases in schools for Monday, May 3, 2021. The affected schools have sent letters to their families.

Out of respect for the individuals who tested positive for COVID-19, and in accordance with AHS guidelines, no further information will be shared about the cases. PWPSD and the affected schools wish the individuals a safe and speedy recovery, and will continue to work closely with AHS to ensure necessary measures are in place to protect all students and staff. Remote learning opportunities will be provided to isolating students. The affected schools have been disinfected. AHS is expected to provide all close contacts with further direction on testing and isolation instructions.

Case report for Monday, May 3, 2021:

  • Two cases at Hythe Regional School. The two cases were last in school on Friday, April 30. Close contacts will isolate until Thursday, May 13 (close contact on April 28); Friday, May 14 (close contact on April 29); or Saturday, May 15 (close contact on April 30).

  • A case at Wembley Elementary School. The case was last in school on Tuesday, April 27. Close contacts will isolate until Wednesday, May 12.

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