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Current situation

  • Publicly funded and private elementary and secondary schools:
    • All public and private schools will return to full-time in-person learning for the 2021-2022 school year with health and safety measures in place.
    • Remote learning will continue to be an option for students and families.
    For updated guidance from the Province, please visit COVID-19: health and safety measures at schools (external link).

Public Health Nurse Support for Schools

During the 2021-2022 school year, the Region's public health nurses will focus on:

  • supporting school board/private schools related to school operations during the COVID-19 pandemic;
  • providing infection prevention and control advice to schools; and
  • managing positive cases and outbreaks in school settings.

All schools continue to have access to school health information, resources and consultation. If you have any questions, please contact or call 311.

Online Services

COVID-19 Public Health Guidance and Resources

The following guidance is intended for school boards, administrators, trustees and staff.

Please direct your school community to visit Halton Region’s COVID-19 School and Child Care Information and COVID-19 webpages for more information.

Public Health Update for Schools

This electronic newsletter consolidates information, updates and resources from Halton Region Public Health on a variety of program areas.