School Re-Entry (Fall 2020)

You've got questions. We've got answers!

Parent Questions about Back to School - August 26

What's going to be in place at BRSD schools in the fall:

How will BRSD keep students safe at school?

How will BRSD help students feel comfortable at school?

At-home Learning Information - updated August 26

Looking for information specific to Inclusive Education? 

Re-Entry Plan Highlights for Inclusive Education

What you need to do before going to school:

Daily Self Assessment - updated September 1

Baseline Medical Information - Covid-19

Wondering about masks? Here are the Alberta Government guidelines for masks: https://www.alberta.ca/masks.aspx

Here is Dr. Hinshaw with guidance for how to put on and take off a mask: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MojzHF

On September 4, the Alberta Government posted an updated Student Illness information sheet. It provides an overview of the steps to follow if a student answers 'yes' to any of the symptoms on the Daily Assessment sheet: https://open.alberta.ca/dataset/20d4bb45-0eb4-42cc-8553-94eafc34ee58/resource/46ed4b17-2989-412a-a70c-2bf1ddd3e239/download/edu-covid-19-student-illness-2020-0903.pdf

On August 21, the Alberta Government released a Resource Guide for Covid-19 in Schools. This guide outlines the steps schools should be taking to manage Covid-19 before, during and after a case is present in a school. Resource Guide for Covid-19 in Schools

On July 21, the Minister of Education announced that school re-entry would be based on Scenario 1. In addition, Alberta Education posted a "toolkit" for parents, with a wide range of information and resources to help families prepare for going back to school. Here are the links: https://www.alberta.ca/k-to-12-school-re-entry-2020-21-school-year.aspx#toc-2

https://open.alberta.ca/dataset/ee687c03-af4e-4e08-9a5c-2b913ebdf31b/resource/7f8220d3-5a9e-4716-bea5-c310dd959d9f/download/edc-covid-parents-guide-2020-21-school-year-2020-08.pdf

In June of 2020, Alberta Education shared draft plans for school re-entry in the fall.

School Re-Entry Plan

Guidelines for Re-entry Scenario 1

Guidelines for Re-entry Scenario 2