Update-COVID-19; Thom remains open

November 3, 2020 -- On Tuesday, November 3, 2020, Saskatchewan Health Authority informed Regina Public Schools that a case of COVID-19 was diagnosed in a student at Thom Collegiate. For safety reasons, potential close contacts from the affected classes are now self-isolating until November 14 and will be continuing their learning remotely. Thom Collegiate remains open for all other students. If there are any additional close contacts at the school, they will be contacted directly by Public Health. A close contact is someone who has been within two metres (six feet) of someone for a cumulative 15 minutes.  The Saskatchewan Health Authority will contact any school family and staff member who may have been in close contact with the affected individual. If any staff, students or school family members show any symptoms, they should please stay home and contact Healthline 811. Symptoms are described here.