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COVID-19 update – Roma Mitchell Secondary College

2 August 2020

Update: 4 August 2020

Roma Mitchell Secondary College will reopen on Wednesday 5 August after completion of the Department for Education’s COVID-19 protocol. 

This includes the professional deep cleaning of the site.

The decision has been confirmed by SA Health.

Staff and students can return from Wednesday unless they have been told that they need to self-isolate.

After hours School of Languages classes normally located on the site remain closed.

For more information on COVID-19, visit the SA Health website.

3 August 2020

Roma Mitchell Secondary College will be closed on Monday 3 and Tuesday 4 August 2020.

We have been informed by the Communicable Disease Control Branch of SA Health that an adult who attended the site for an out of hours program has been diagnosed with COVID-19.

The Department for Education has enacted its COVID-19 protocol and will shut the site for a minimum of 24 hours to enable deep cleaning to occur.

Parents and carers are currently being contacted.

Public health officials are carrying out contact tracing and the Department for Education and SA Health will inform anyone who needs to self-isolate.

We will thoroughly clean the relevant areas consistent with the recommendations for environmental management for prevention of transmission of coronavirus.

The site will not reopen until public health officials indicate it is safe to do so.