Another school in Niagara Falls has positive COVID-19 case

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Another positive case of COVID-19 at a Niagara school. 

The Catholic District School Board notifying the public last night that an individual at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Elementary School in Niagara Falls has tested positive for COVID-19. 

The release does no specify whether it was a staff member or student. 

However, the board says students and staff at the school were  exposed to COVID-19 while the individual was infectious.

This individual is currently in self-isolation. 

The principal has sent a letter to all students and staff to notify them.

Staff from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Elementary School are working with Niagara Region Public Health and will fully comply with all requirements.

Niagara Region Public Health was is in the process of contacting all students and staff who had direct contact with this individual last night.