Canada These schools which are closing their doors after new cases of coronavirus

14:06  25 may  2020
14:06  25 may  2020 Source:   lexpress.fr

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 Schools closed due to “suspected cases” of Covid-19 are increasing Across France, many schools are closing due to suspected coronaviruses. In the red zone or in the green zone. © LP / Fred Dugit The Parisian The resumption of lessons for schoolchildren is not yet fluid. Since Monday, May 11, primary and kindergarten schools can gradually reopen their doors across the country, with strict conditions (15 students per class, social distancing, etc.).

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Several proven or suspected cases of Covid-19 have been reported in schools since their reopening on May 11, sometimes resulting in school closings.

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Two weeks after reopened the schools, schools were forced to close again due to new cases of Covid-19. This is particularly the case of a nursery school and a primary school in Villeneuve-d'Ascq (Nord), a nursery school and a college in Toulouse, but also of establishments located in Gard and in Charente.


Two nursery and primary schools in Villeneuve-d'Ascq, in the North, have closed their doors after the detection of cases of Covid-19 among their staff, announced the town halls concerned. "I learned on May 22 of a case of Covid-19 contamination from a municipal officer who worked at the Calmette school," said the mayor of Villeneuve d'Asq, Gérard Caudron, in a statement on Friday.

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This agent, responsible in particular for the maintenance of the premises, worked from 13 to 15 May "outside the presence of the pupils" but "potentially with the teachers present" and on May 18 "in the presence of the students and the teaching team" as well as "on the restoration time", specifies the mayor.

"Although there was no direct contact with the children and in compliance with the precautionary principle, I nevertheless decided to temporarily close the Calmette school group as well as the attached Reception and Leisure Center ( ...) until further notice, "he continues. The premises "will be disinfected and all the recommendations of the health authorities will be strictly applied", concludes the mayor.

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In Toulouse, the nursery school Ernest Renan, "welcoming 8 to 10 children", will also remain closed this Monday until further notice after confirmation of the contamination of an agent, said Marion Lalane-de Laubadère , Deputy Mayor in charge of Education. Informed Friday evening of this case of Covid-19, the town hall "deemed more reasonable" this closure. The reopening will depend on the outcome of the health protocols initiated.

The officer, present on the premises in extracurricular time the week of reopening, from May 11, was on leave last week. Another officer, whose test result was expected, presented "a little fever," added the assistant. The southern unions and CGT had alerted Saturday the town hall of the case of this school, demanding its closure.

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François Mitterrand college in Fenouillet, in the Toulouse suburbs, will also remain closed "until June 2 at least for a proven case of Covid among staff, "said the mayor. In addition to the "identification and screening of contact cases" in progress, "meticulous cleaning and disinfection of the occupied premises" will be carried out before welcoming the pupils again, specifies the management of the establishment on its site.

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A nursery school in La Couronne, in Charente, also closed temporarily after the discovery of a case of Covid-19. This time it is a child, tested positive on Wednesday, indicates South West . Identification of contact cases is in progress.

The primary school in Redessan, in the Gard, has also closed temporarily pending the results of the test of a teacher, suspected of having Covid-19, reports Midi Libre .

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On the other hand, the elementary school of Saint-Etienne-des-Ouillières, in the Rhône, did not close after the discovery of a case confirmed among staff. Only the class concerned was suspended on Monday, specifies Le Progrès . The SNUDI-FO teachers' union is calling for staff to be screened and the school to be closed pending results. The mayor, Gilles Duthel, believes for his part that "there is a lot of agitation around the reopening of schools. Cases of Covid-19, there are, there will be".

The Minister of National Education, Jean-Michel Blanquer, pointed out last week that 70 schools had closed again a week after their reopening, due to known or suspected cases of Covid-19 among students or staff.

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