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Sydney school closes as NSW coronavirus cases continue to rise

Sydney school closes as NSW coronavirus cases continue to rise

NSW Health confirmed three new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of positive cases in the state to 28. Two of the new cases were aged care workers at the Dorothy Henderson Aged Care Home in Macquarie Park. Epping Boys High School closed its doors on Friday, after a student contracted coronavirus. Image: Associated Press

NSW Health working to find source of high school boy’s corona infection

NSW Health working to find source of high school boy’s corona infection

March 6, 2020. NSW Chief Health Officer Dr Kerry Chant speaks to reporters after a Year 11 student at Sydney high school tested positive for COVID-19 and another aged care worker contracted the disease. The cases took the total number of people with COVID-19 in NSW to 26. Epping Boys High School was closed on Friday as a precautionary measure while

School closes after student tests positive for coronavirus

School closes after student tests positive for coronavirus

A school in Sydney’s north west has closed its doors today after a student contracted COVID-19. The child’s parent reportedly works at the same hospital as an infected doctor in Ryde. The 53-year-old doctor tested positive to coronavirus on Monday and since then NSW health has been trying to work out how many people he’s been in contact with.

Children who visited nursing home given all clear

Children who visited nursing home given all clear

March 6, 2020. NSW Chief Health Officer Dr Kerry Chant speaks to reporters in Sydney, saying seventeen children who visited the Dorothy Henderson Lodge at Macquarie Park, where six coronavirus cases have been confirmed, have been given the all clear. Ms Chant says NSW Health is undertaking daily reviews of patients at the facility, saying more cases

Sydney high school shut down after boy tests positive for coronavirus

Sydney high school shut down after boy tests positive for coronavirus

A Sydney high school has been shut down after a year 11 student tested positive for coronavirus. The almost 1,200 pupils at Epping boys high school were told to stay home on Friday after a 16-year-old boy was diagnosed as having the virus on Thursday night. “I implore parents not to panic but to make sure your child stays home,” the New South Wales

‘GOING TO GET MORE PEOPLE’: Epicentre of Aussie virus outbreak

‘GOING TO GET MORE PEOPLE’: Epicentre of Aussie virus outbreak

Coronavirus is continuing to spread, but there's a few things you can do to minimise your risk of catching it on your flight. The latest is a 16-year-old student at Epping Boys High School, adding to the cluster of cases in the city’s north. A university professor, two hospital doctors, two nursing home residents and a carer have all been diagnosed

School closes after student tests positive for COVID-19

School closes after student tests positive for COVID-19

A Sydney high school will be closed today after a student tested positive to the coronavirus COVID-19. The 16-year-old boy's diagnosis prompted the Year 11 student's school, Epping Boys High School, to shut down for the day as a precaution. New South Wales Health is urging students and staff to self-isolate if they fall ill with respiratory illness

School closes after student tests positive for COVID-19

School closes after student tests positive for COVID-19

A Sydney high school will be closed today after a student tested positive to the coronavirus COVID-19. Epping Boys High School faces a one-day shut down after a year 11 student was found to have the virus. New South Wales Health is urging students and staff to self-isolate if they fall ill with respiratory illness. There are 55 recorded cases of

Sydney high school to close after student tests positive for COVID-19

Sydney high school to close after student tests positive for COVID-19

A Sydney high school will be closed today after a student tested positive to coronavirus. Epping Boys High School faces a one-day shutdown after a year 11 student was found to have COVID-19. New South Wales Health is urging students and staff to self-isolate over the next few days. The school will provide an update over the weekend. Image: News

Student tests positive for COVID-19 forcing school to close

Student tests positive for COVID-19 forcing school to close

A Sydney high school will close its doors on Friday after one of its students tested positive to the Coronavirus. A Year-11 student was found to have COVID-19 which has forced Epping Boys High School to close on Friday. Image: News Corp Australia