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Asymptomatic Testing - Lakeshore

NEWS RELEASE  

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 31, 2021

Asymptomatic Testing

- Week of March 29 – April 4 -

The four school boards in the Windsor – Essex County area will once again provide access to free, voluntary testing opportunities for in-person students, staff and children at day cares within the designated schools, who are not currently experiencing COVID-19 symptoms (asymptomatic) but want to get tested.

The next clinic run by our third-party vendor, Lifelabs, will be Saturday, April 3, 2021 at École élémentaire catholique Pavillon des jeunes (326 Rourke Line, Belle River). This will be open for the following school communities in the N0R postal code: St. Anne Catholic High School; Belle River District H.S.; École élémentaire catholique Pavillon des jeunes; St. William Catholic Elementary School; Belle River Public School; École élémentaire St-Paul; St. John the Baptist Catholic School; Lakeshore Discovery School; École élémentaire St-Ambroise; St. John the Evangelist Catholic School; Centennial Central Public School; and École secondaire catholique l'Essor (students from Belle River).

Lifelabs will be providing PCR testing, with a walk-in schedule:

9:00 – 9:30 a.m. School staff
9:30 – 10:00 a.m.Surname beginning with letter A
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Surname beginning with letter B
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Surname beginning with letter C or D
11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Surname beginning with letter E, F or G
11:30 – 12:00 p.m. Surname beginning with letter H, I or J
12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Surname beginning with letter K or L
12:30 – 1:00 p.m. Surname beginning with letter M or N
1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Surname beginning with letter O, P or Q
1:30 – 2:00 p.m. Surname beginning with letter R or S
2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Surname beginning with letter T, U or V
2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Surname beginning with letter W, X, Y or Z

Consent will be required from parents / guardians of students under 18 years of age.

For more information contact: Scott Scantlebury (GECDSB) @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224; Stephen Fields (WECDSB) 519-253-2481 ext. 1246; Julie Vanghelder (CSV) 647-284-0811; Joseph Picard (CSCP) (519) 948-9227, ext. 240.