Last week your child received a set of five COVID 19 antigen test kits to take home for later use when they are sick orshow symptoms that need testing. We learned late last week of concerns about the liquid in the test kits as shared by Health Canada. See letter below for more details.
We are happy to let you know that we are making good progress in repairing schools on the Merritt side of thedistrict, progress is steady and our plans for schools being ready for kids remain on track. See letter for details.
Letter to provide further information regarding the emergence of the more transmissibleOmicron variant of COVID-19 and the impact it is having on the School District.
As we continue to move through the impact of the Omicron variant in this wave of the COVID 19 virus, wewant to assure you that you have the most up to date information from the various sources in our province. See attached letter for more info.
We are writing to you today to follow up with further information regarding the emergence of the moretransmissible Omicron variant of COVID-19. The BC CDC recently updated its guidelines for community and students. See attached letter.