On March 12, 2020, the Minister of Education closed all publicly-funded schools in Ontario to help slow the spread of COVID-19 across the province. The school closure period remained in effect for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.
On June 19, 2020, the Ministry of Education released the Approach to Reopening Schools for the 2020-2021 School Year.
On Thursday, July 30, 2020, the Minster of Education announced that all elementary students (Kindergarten to Grade 8) will return to school with enhanced health & safety protocols in September, 2020. All HCDSB secondary schools will open in an adapted model with enhanced health and safety protocols in September, 2020. Learn More
Updates will be posted here as they become available.