Three schools in Madeira with positive cases of covid-19 – DNOTICIAS.PT


The Regional Secretariat for Education, Science and Technology (SRE) has just announced that “the contingency plans of the Basic and Secondary Schools Dr. Ângelo Augusto da Silva (EBSAAS) and Gonçalves Zarco (EBSGZ) and Professional School Dr. Francisco Fernandes have been activated. (EPFF), following the positive test result for the covid-19 of students from these educational establishments “.

The press release thus confirms the positive case at Escola da Levada, reported by DIÁRIO.

The tutelage explains that, in accordance with the referred contingency plans and with the determinations of the regional Health authority, “a group of 35 students, 25 from an EBSAAS class and 10 from EPFF, were identified for testing”.

‘Gonçalves Zarco’ student didn’t go to school this week

It should be noted that, according to the same source, “the EBS Gonçalves Zarco student tested positively did not attend classes during this week, so the respective class did and will continue to carry out their teaching activity normally”.

“With the exception of the aforementioned group of students, who will be subjected to testing and who, as such, will not attend the respective schools, the educational establishments in reference will operate on a normal basis, with the performance of the usual academic activities being ensured, under conditions security “, emphasizes the Secretariat.

Class that maintained contact with the infected student of ‘Bartolomeu Perestrelo’ has already returned to classes

It should also be noted that one of the two classes of the School of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles Bartolomeu Perestrelo, who were in isolation – as reported in the DIARY last week – already returned to normal school activity last Tuesday -market.

A statement will be issued at 11 am on the case that marks the present

Orlando Drumond, 19 October 2020 – 10:14

According to the executive, the other class (that of the student who tested positive for covid-19) should do so next Monday (November 2).


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