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FOR INFO, INDEPENDENT SCHOOL PRINCIPALS – RestartBC Step 3: This week the Premier announced that B.C. will safely move to Step 3 of BC’s Restart Plan on July 1. Step 3 is a transitional phase that allows sectors across the province to adapt gradually to the removal of restrictions. Independent School Principals are reminded that the current K-12 Health & Safety guidance will remain in place over the summer. Further updates on K-12 Health and Safety guidance will be provided in August after an expected update to the BCCDC public health guidance for K-12.
FOR INFO, INDEPENDENT SCHOOL PRINCIPALS – WorkSafeBC Announcement: In alignment with the restart announcement, WorkSafeBC has confirmed that workplaces can start a gradual transition from COVID-19 safety plans to communicable disease prevention plans in Step 3. The Ministry supports existing COVID-19 safety plans remaining in place over the summer to support the continuation of the current K-12 Health & Safety guidance. Schools should be prepared to transition to communicable disease prevention plans in alignment with the implementation of new health and safety guidance in September 2021. More information will be provided in August.
Click here for Daily health check app
The K-12 Daily Health Check website and app is an easy way to decide if your child should attend school based on their symptoms. It includes current health guidelines and offers an age-appropriate user-experience for K to 12 students. You can also download this app on your mobile device.
Click here for COVID-19 Testing for Children and Youth.
Miss your school? Click here for School Restart Plan!
GLA September Restart. Click here for details.
Prime Minister announces support for a safe return to school. Click here for details.
K-12 Education Restart Plan for 2020/21 School Year from Ministry of Education. Click here for details.
Click here for COVID-19 Public Health Guidance for K-12 School.
Click here for Guidance for Families of Immunocompromised Children in School and Group Gatherings