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Update to the COVID-19 screening tool and process to the COVID-19 screening tool and process<p>​</p><p><span lang="en-US" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Updates to the COVID-19 school screening tool and process</strong></span><br><span lang="en-US" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong> </strong></span>Each day, families are asked to ensure that their child(ren) complete the COVID-19 school screening tool prior to coming to school. Secondary school students are required to confirm with their teacher that the COVID-19 school screening tool has been completed at the beginning of each day.</p><p>In an effort to strengthen health and safety measures and help reduce the spread of COVID-19, the criteria in the provincial COVID-19 school screening tool has been updated by the Chief Medical Officer of Health. The updated provincial direction states that students and staff with any new or worsening symptoms of COVID-19 (as indicated in the screening tool), even those with only one symptom, must stay home until:</p><p>• They receive a negative COVID-19 test result;<br>• They receive an alternative diagnosis by a health care professional; or,<br>• It has been 10 days since their symptom onset and they are feeling better.</p><p>In addition, all asymptomatic household contacts of symptomatic individuals are required to quarantine until the symptomatic household member receives a negative COVID-19 test result or receives an alternative diagnosis by a health care professional.</p><p>The updated COVID-19 school screening tool is available on the Ontario government's website<br>here: <a href=""><span lang="en-US" style="text-decoration:underline;"></span></a>. A printable version of the COVID-19 school screening tool can be found here: <a href=""><span lang="en-US" style="text-decoration:underline;"></span></a>. More information is also available on the SCDSB website at <a href=""><span lang="en-US" style="text-decoration:underline;"></span></a>.<br> </p>
COVID 19 19<p>​</p><p><strong>All Staff and students of the SCDSB are required to complete COVID-19 screening before arrival to school.</strong><strong>  </strong><strong>Please use the link</strong><strong>  </strong><strong> and complete the COVID-19 school screening or go to,click on COVID 19, and then click online</strong><strong> </strong><strong>self assessment, and COVID-19 school screening.</strong></p><p><strong> </strong></p><p> </p><p> </p>
Kiss 'N Ride Map for Parents 'N Ride Map for Parents<p>It is that time of year again.  Please see the attched map to help our Kiss 'N Ride program run smoothly!  Thanks in advance.<br></p><p>​<a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Kiss%20%27N%20Ride%20map.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Kiss 'N Ride map.pdf</a></p>
Bus information information<p>​All information regarding cancelled buses in Simcoe County is posted on the Simcoe County Student Transportation Consortium (SCSTC)'s bus information website at <span lang="en-US" style="text-decoration:underline;"></span>. Our school is in the SOUTH zone. When buses are cancelled, schools remain open for student learning,  unless otherwise noted. It is always a family decision whether or not it is safe for their child(ren) to leave for school under severe weather conditions.</p><p> </p>
Immunizations<p>​The SMDHU will not be holding immunization clinics at your child's school during the 2020-2021 school year. We are planning to have school-based immunizations offered in the 2021-2022 school year for Grade 7 and 8 students.</p>
Parent Teacher conferences Teacher conferences<p>​Parent teacher conferences will be held virtually or by telephone the week of Nov 16-20th<br></p>
Notice of public meeting - potential replacement for Banting Memorial High School of public meeting - potential replacement for Banting Memorial High School<p>​The following letter is being distributed to all families with children at Banting Memorial High School or local feeder schools.<br><br></p><div>Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s),</div><div><br></div><div>This letter is to inform you that the Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) is hosting a public meeting to share information and gather community input regarding a potential replacement for Banting Memorial High School. The purpose of the meeting is to:</div><div><ul><li>share information about how the Ministry of Education funds new and replacement schools<br></li><li>share information about options for a replacement school<br></li><li>gather feedback from the local community<br></li></ul></div><div>A public meeting has been scheduled:</div><div><br></div><div><span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Date:<span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>September 26, 2017</div><div><span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Time:<span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>6 p.m.</div><div><span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Location:<span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Alliston Union Public School</div><div><span style="white-space:pre;"> </span></div><div>You are most welcome to attend this meeting to learn more and share your thoughts with the team. If you are not able to attend this meeting, you can share your feedback via email at until Friday, September 29.</div><div><br></div><div>Sincerely,</div><div>​Daryl Halliday</div><div>Superintendent of Education (Area 4)</div><div><br></div><p><br></p>



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