Positive COVID-19 tests at 10 more Falkirk area schools

NHS Forth Valley’s test and protect team are now carrying out coronavirus contact tracing procedures at 10 schools in the Falkirk area.

By James Trimble
Wednesday, 18th November 2020, 12:41 pm

The schools with individuals now self isolating include Avonbridge, Carmuirs, Westquarter, Kinnaird, Larbert Village, Maddiston and Shieldhill primary schools and Falkirk, Braes and Graeme high schools.

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NHS Forth Valley director of public health Dr Graham Foster said: “We are seeing the impact of Halloween and Bonfire Night. We are now seeing that with children testing positive for COVID-19 and having to self isolate.”

More schools in the Falkirk area have had individuals test positive for coronavirus