On February 17, Horizon School Division was made aware of a COVID-19 diagnosis in an individual at Winston High School.
in Watrous are being informed of this case, and we are
working closely with our excellent partners in Public Health to assist
in the contact tracing process.At this time, Winston High School and Watrous Elementary School will remain open to students and staff, unless families have been directed otherwise.Further details cannot be provided, to maintain the privacy of the individuals involved.We
all have a shared responsibility to limit the spread of COVID-19. We
thank Horizon's staff, students, and families for all their efforts to
help mitigate the risks during this pandemic. We continue to require
students and staff to stay home if they are experiencing symptoms associated with COVID-19. Horizon's detailed Re-Entering Horizon Plan can be found on horizonsd.ca, along with our new Administrative Procedure regarding Illness in Care, which details the process to be followed when a child experiences symptoms or illness while at school.Information on the Government of Saskatchewan's Safe School Plan can be found at https://www.saskatchewan.ca/government/health-care-administration-and-provider-resources/treatment-procedures-and-guidelines/emerging-public-health-issues/2019-novel-coronavirus/safe-schools-planA parent package of information from the Government of Saskatchewan can be downloaded at https://www.saskatchewan.ca/-/media/files/coronavirus/education/safe-schools-plan-parent-package.pdf