Wed, 14 Sep, 2022
The Government of Alberta announced a provincial day of mourning on Monday, September 19 for the funeral of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.
Schools will remain open and classes will continue as normal for students and staff. Division schools are asked to observe a moment of silence at 10 a.m., when the local ceremony begins.
Students and staff are encouraged to take part in the day of mourning. Examples of activities that schools may choose include:
There will be an outdoor ceremony at the Alberta Legislature on September 19 at 10 a.m. For more information about the ceremony at the Legislature, please visit the Government of Alberta website.
Books of condolences are available at the Alberta Legislature and other provincial buildings until 4 p.m. on September 18 and online until noon on Monday, September 19.