Toronto Public Health has declared an outbreak of COVID-19 at Elmalia Junior School in Etobicoke.
In a series of tweets Saturday night, TPH says the finding comes after more than two cases of the virus were linked within the school located in the Highway 401 and Islington Avenue area.
TPH officials say they are working to inform close contacts and make them self-isolate and monitor for symptoms as well as get tested.
TPH tweeted, “This is not unexpected, as #COVID19 continues to spread in our city and how transmissible is the #DeltaVariant.” “Screening measures and following steps for self-protection work.”
Outbreaks have previously been announced at King George Junior Public School and Alvin Curling Public School.
till Friday, Toronto District School Board had listed 56 schools in which at least one of the staff or students had a confirmed case of COVID-19.
All schools are open at this time.