MAP: Tracking COVID-19 Cases and Outbreaks in York Region Schools
This article is a daily follow-up of confirmed positive COVID-19 cases, closed classes and outbreaks in schools in York Region.
The darker the color on the map below, the more positive cases among staff and students have been confirmed in local schools. Hover or click on your city or town to see the total number of school cases and other details.
Since October 25 at 5 p.m., there are 23 confirmed / probable cases among York Region District School Board staff and students and 14 York Catholic District School Board confirmed / probable cases.
There are 37 confirmed / probable cases among staff and students of private schools and 1 in francophone public and Catholic schools in York Region.
Of 37 cases in public and Catholic councils, 9 Where 24.3 percent are in high schools.
There are 4 schools with declared outbreaks of COVID-19 in Vaughan and Markham.
An outbreak is declared in schools with at least two laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 over a 14-day period, with at least one case that could have been contracted in the school.
Outbreaks in schools with positive COVID-19 tests:
• David Suzuki Public School, Markham – four students;
• Eitz Chaim School, Vaughan – three students and one staff member / visitor;
• Joe Dwek Ohr HuEmet Sephardic School, Vaughan – 16 students and three staff / visitors;
• Netivot Hatorah Day School, Vaughan – 10 students.
Here is a full list of active COVID-19 cases in public and Catholic schools in York Region:
Important: A positive case in a school does not mean that the person was exposed to COVID-19 at the school. They may have been exposed elsewhere in the community.
The YRDSB and YCDSB have set up advisory boards that provide the number of confirmed positive COVID-19 cases active in connection with their schools.
YRDSB Advisory Board
YCDSB Advisory Board