St. Clair College Student Tests Positive for COVID-19


A St. Clair College student has tested positive for COVID-19.

In a release, the college says it's a single case affecting a student who was attending labs on campus.

The case is considered "low-risk" and the student in question is being monitor.

The student's classmates have been notified and are being asked to self monitor for symptoms.

The college has been in contact with the local health unit and the health unit has deemed it unnecessary for the classmates to self isolate.

The college says labs will proceed as scheduled.

This is the second St. Clair College student to test positive.  The first case was in August.

The college has a number of safety measures in place at all of its campuses including enhanced cleaning protocols, enforced physical distancing, mask wearing, and restricted group gatherings.