FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 8, 2021, 2021
- Week of April 5-11 -
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 10, 2021 at École secondaire L'Essor (13605 St Gregory's Rd., Tecumseh). This will be open for the following school communities in the N8N postal code: École secondaire catholique l'Essor; St. Peter Catholic School; Tecumseh Vista Academy (Elementary & Secondary); St. Pius X Catholic School; École secondaire de Lamothe-Cadillac; École élémentaire St-Antoine; St. Andre French Immersion Catholic School; École élémentaire L'envolée; A.V. Graham Public School; École élémentaire Ste-Marguerite d'Youville; & D.M. Eagle Public School.
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.