School Re-entry 2020-2021

September 3, 2020 Letter from CMO Dr. Hinshaw to parents about the new school year and COVID-19 health guidance. The letter also provides information about dealing with COVID-19 cases at school.

The letter is available in multiple languages at


Guidance and plans for students to start the 2020-21 school year can be found on the government website, with extensive back to school resources and Covid-19.

Parent guide

The 2020-21 Parent Guide contains steps parents and students should follow to reduce the risk of COVID-19 in schools.

Self-screening questionnaire

Parents, students and school staff must review the self-screening questionnaire each day before going to a school building. Visitors must also use this questionnaire to determine if they may enter a school.

Screening Questionaire English

Screening Questionaire French

(available in 11 languages)