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The Edmond Bocquier nursery and elementary school in Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie is closed for two weeks after the detection of six cases of Covid-19. François Blanchet, mayor of the Vendée seaside town, announced it on his Facebook account on Saturday: kindergarten and elementary Edmond Bocquier, six people were positive at Covid-19. "

Another city structure closed for a week

The Regional Health Agency (ARS) will carry out health monitoring and try to identify all contact cases. The mayor specifies that "the six people tested positive are, to date, all asymptomatic". This series of screenings had been decided by the town hall after the test of an extracurricular animator at the beginning of the week, which turned out to be positive.

Another structure in the Vendée city is also closed, it for a week, says  France Bleu Loire Océan . It is the La Petite Gare socio-cultural center. One of the people tested positive at the Edmond Bocquier school also works in this center.


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