COVID-19 Information for Schools

Although the COVID-19 virus (previously called 2019 Novel Coronavirus) has not affected any students or schools in Eastern Ontario to date, many families have concerns about the illness and how they can protect their children. The links below can be shared with parents who are seeking more information:

More information and resources:

Guidelines for School Boards And Schools: Access by Students or Families to Pick Up Personal Effects or Return School Property

Resources to prevent COVID-19 in the workplace (including the child care sector)

COVID-19 Guidance for the Health Sector

General infection prevention and control resources for schools and child care centres

Eastern Ontatio Health Unit / Bureau de santé de l'Ontario