The Keewatin Patricia District School Board has received notification of two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Sioux Lookout schools.

A student that has tested positive for COVID-19 at Sioux Mountain Public School and the Northwestern Health Unit has directed them to close the impacted classroom in the school effective today. This positive student case is in addition to the student case announced on March 11, 2021. 

Another student that has tested positive for COVID-19 at Sioux North High School and two classes in the school are closed effective today. This positive student case is in addition to the two student cases announced on March 13, 2021 (one of which was deemed to have no school exposure therefore no class closures were required for that case).