Tue, 1 Sep, 2020
As many students return to in-person learning, many families have questions about what to do if their child gets sick.
The Government of Alberta recently provided more information about school re-entry, including a student illness information sheet to help families understand what steps to take when their child is ill. Families should carefully review the provincial expectations, which includes information about:
The Government of Alberta also recently updated its guidance for school re-entry. We have adjusted parts of our COVID-19 Division Re-entry Strategy in response to those changes. The new information includes:
We are reviewing our COVID-19 Division Re-entry Strategy regularly to update it with the most recent direction and health advice from the province.
Our Division will continue to follow the direction provided by the Government of Alberta and the chief medical officer of health on matters of student illness.