5 students tested with COVID-19





5 students from 4 different schools tested positive for COVID-19

The cases are NOT infected from schools but are known contacts of existing cases.

The addition of these cases brings the total number of schools to 47 . There are now 23 primary schools out of 186 schools with positive cases. That is 12% of the total number of primary schools. My First Schools now has 5 different locations with positive cases. Pre schools are not on HBL and are still having classes for this week.

Choa Chu Kang, which was relatively 'free' of COVID-19 in schools last week, has 3 schools affected ( Concord, ITE college West, Kranji)

Details are from MOH

The details as follows

Concord Primary School
Location: Choa Chu Kang Ave 4



Cases 63728 and 63729 are students at Concord Primary School and had last gone to school on 17 May. Case 63728 is an 11 year-old male Singaporean and Case 63729 is a 6 year-old female Singaporean. They are family members of Case 63357[3], and were placed on quarantine on 21 May. Case 63728 developed a cough on 22 May but did not report his symptoms, and Case 63729 developed flu-like symptoms on 24 May. They were tested for COVID-19 on 24 May during quarantine, and their test results came back positive for COVID-19 infection on 25 May. Their serology test results are pending.

ITE College West
Choa Chu Kang Grove



Case 63735 is an 18 year-old male Singaporean who is a student at ITE College West and was last in school on 14 May. He is a family member and household contact of Cases 63675[6] and 63678[7] , and was placed on quarantine on 23 May. He developed a sore throat on the same day, and a fever on 24 May. He reported his symptoms, and was tested for COVID-19 on 25 May during quarantine. His test result came back positive for COVID-19 infection on the same day. His serology test result is pending.

My First Skool
Sembawang Close



Case 63741 is a 2 year-old female Singaporean who is a student at My First Skool at 331 Sembawang Close. She is a family member and household contact of Cases 63515 and 63654[19]. She developed a fever on 19 May, but did not seek medical treatment. As she had been identified as a close contact of Case 63515, she was placed on quarantine on 20 May. She was tested for COVID-19 during quarantine on 25 May, and her test result came back positive for COVID-19 infection on the same day. Her serology result is pending.

NUS
Location: Lower Kent Ridge Road

Case 63747 is a 20 year-old female Singaporean who is a student at the National University of Singapore, and works part-time at Poke Theory (Novena). She is a family member and close contact of Case 63714[22]. She developed a fever on 22 May, and a sore throat on 23 May. She sought medical treatment at a GP clinic on 24 May, and underwent both an ART and PCR test. She was immediately isolated when her ART result came back positive on the same day. Her PCR test result came back positive for COVID-19 infection on 26 May. Her serology test result is pending.

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