An Etobicoke elementary school is moving to remote learning as health officials investigate severalcases at the facility.
Toronto Public Health (TPH) said it recommended that students at Greenholme Junior Middle School, located near Kipling Avenue and Albion Road, be temporarily dismissed from in-person classes and activities starting Friday.
Officials said 10 COVID-19 cases have been identified at the school.
Close contacts have been notified, asked to stay home, monitor for symptoms and get tested, officials said.
TPH said dismissing the school is a “precautionary measure” aimed at preventing further spread of COVID-19.
The Toronto District School Board said all students at the school will move to remote learning.
It’s not yet clear when in-person classes will resume.
Earlier this week, Silverthorn Collegiate Institute on Mill Road alsoamid a COVID-19 investigation.
Etobicoke school closes following COVID-19 outbreak
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