​​​We are committed to keeping you updated about positive cases of COVID-19 at our school. Notices regarding COVID-19 cases in our school will be posted on this page. You can find them under the Resources section on this page.

COVID-19 Notices

COVID-19 Variant of Concern Case at NSS April 7, 2021 

Dear Parents/Guardians,  

 A second individual at our school previously diagnosed with COVID-19 has recently been identified as having a COVID-19 Variant of Concern (VOC)

For everyone’s health and safety, we are working directly with Alberta Health Services (AHS) and the public health inspector to ensure all spaces in our school are thoroughly cleaned and any additional steps are taken. We will continue to work directly with and follow the recommendations of AHS, Alberta Education and Alberta Health. 

AHS will communicate directly with all identified close contacts of the case and will provide additional information on testing recommendations and quarantine requirements for those directly impacted. More information on COVID-19 variants can be found at: alberta.ca/covid-19-variants.aspx 

To help protect the well-being of our students and staff, please keep your child home if they experience any COVID-19 symptoms or have been out of the country in the last 14 days. 

Please let the school know that your child is home because of COVID-19 and take the self-assessment or call Health Link at 811 to determine if you or any member of your family needs to be tested.   

Thank you for playing a part in keeping our school community safe. If you have questions, please call Health Link at 811.

Calgary Board of Education


COVID-19 Variant of Concern Case at NSS April 7, 2021 

Dear Parents/Guardians,  

 An individual at our school previously diagnosed with COVID-19 has recently been identified as having a COVID-19 Variant of Concern (VOC)

For everyone’s health and safety, we are working directly with Alberta Health Services (AHS) and the public health inspector to ensure all spaces in our school are thoroughly cleaned and any additional steps are taken. We will continue to work directly with and follow the recommendations of AHS, Alberta Education and Alberta Health. 

AHS will communicate directly with all identified close contacts of the case and will provide additional information on testing recommendations and quarantine requirements for those directly impacted. More information on COVID-19 variants can be found at: alberta.ca/covid-19-variants.aspx 

To help protect the well-being of our students and staff, please keep your child home if they experience any COVID-19 symptoms or have been out of the country in the last 14 days. 

Please let the school know that your child is home because of COVID-19 and take the self-assessment or call Health Link at 811 to determine if you or any member of your family needs to be tested.   

Thank you for playing a part in keeping our school community safe. If you have questions, please call Health Link at 811.

Calgary Board of Education



Positive COVID-19 Case at National Sport School

April 2, 2020

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Today, we were informed that an individual at the National Sport School tested positive for COVID-19. Alberta Health Services has confirmed the date(s) of exposure to be Friday March 26.


Period

Homeroom or Course Name

Teacher Name

Classroom

1

Art- multi level

E. Anderson

119

2

Math 30-1

J. Beaudin

107

3

Social Studies 20

L. Topp

114

4

Physics 30

J. Beaudin

107

 

If your child is part of the above class(es) and attended on Friday March 26, then your child is required to quarantine until April 10 (based on exposure on March 26). Your child’s return to school date is Monday April 12. The school will be in touch with close contacts to organize online learning prior to the return to classroom.

Other household members are not required to quarantine unless they are displaying symptoms consistent with COVID-19. If you or others in your home have any of these symptoms, please complete the online Alberta Health Services (AHS) COVID-19 self-assessment or call Health Link at 811.

Dr. Hinshaw, the province’s chief medical officer of health, has also issued spring break guidance to Albertans. This includes a strong recommendation against interprovincial travel, as well as a reminder not to travel within the province, or gather indoors with anyone other than your household cohort.

More detailed information and guidance is available in this short spring break video posted on the Alberta government website.

Calgary Board of Education

Second Positive COVID-19 Case at National Sport School

March 31, 2020

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Today, we were informed that an individual at the National Sport School tested positive for COVID-19. Alberta Health Services has confirmed the dates of exposure to be March 17, 18, 19, 22, 23 and 24.
 

Homeroom or Course

Teacher Name

Classroom

Per. 1 Chemistry 20

K. Biegler

121

Per. 2 Biology 30

K. Biegler

121

Per. 3 ELA 20-1

S.W. Ng

113

If your child is part of the above classes and attended on any of these dates, then your child is required to quarantine for 14 days after the date of last exposure. If the final exposure (attendance at school date) was Wednesday, March 24, then your child needs to quarantine until Thursday, April 8. This is also your child’s return to classroom learning date. Online learning will be in place until their return to classroom date.

Other household members are not required to quarantine unless they are displaying symptoms consistent with COVID-19. If you or others in your home have any of these symptoms, please complete the online Alberta Health Services (AHS) COVID-19 self-assessment or call Health Link at 811.

Dr. Hinshaw, the province’s chief medical officer of health, has also issued spring break guidance to Albertans. This includes a strong recommendation against interprovincial travel, as well as a reminder not to travel within the province, or gather indoors with anyone other than your household cohort.

More detailed information and guidance is available in this short spring break video posted on the Alberta government website.

Calgary Board of Education

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