Facilities & Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) FAQs
What cleaning practices are in place to ensure a safe environment?
Clean and disinfect high-touch areas and equipment - door knobs, water fountains, counters, for examples - four times during the school day. This will happen in classrooms, washrooms and other common areas.
Repeat a full school disinfection every evening.
Use electrostatic sanitizers to help clean large areas efficiently and effectively.
Teachers and students will also be asked to sanitize their work areas regularly, and to wipe down any shared equipment or items after each use.
Can classroom windows be opened to provide more fresh air?
Yes, when weather allows, classroom windows can be opened.
Will staff and students wear masks?
As of August 4, masks are required for staff and students in Grade 4 to12 according to direction from the Province, as follows: