Sir James Douglas Elementary
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A Victoria elementary school has experienced a COVID-19 exposure, the Greater Victoria School District announced on Thursday.

Sir James Douglas Elementary experienced the exposure on Monday, November 23. School District 61 (SD61) says that a single class has been asked to self-isolate.

They also say that Island Health is conducting contact tracing from the exposure event and will contact anyone who may have been exposed directly.

Island Health has added the incident to the list of school exposures in the region.

They emphasize that only those at high-risk are contacted. Parents who are not contacted should rest assured that their child or children did not have a high-risk exposure and they can continue attending school as long as they are not experiencing symptoms.


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