For students who have returned to school on a part time basis, it is important to be aware of the signs and symptoms of Covid-19 infection and to complete a 'Covid-19 Self Assessment Tool' on a daily basis.
- Sore throat and painful swallowing
- Shortness of breath
- Stuffy or runny nose
- Loss of sense of smell
- Muscle aches
- Loss of appetite
If you demonstrate any symptoms, please stay home.
If you travelled outside Canada in the last 14 days, please stay home.
If someone in your household was diagnosed with Covid-19, please stay home until you are directed to return by a healthcare professional.
Links and Updates
Updates from Archbishop Miller on the Coronavirus: https://rcav.org/abp-coronavirus/
A letter from our Superintendent of Catholic Schools, Deacon Henk Luyten : https://cisva.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/2020-03-18-Letter-from-Superintendent-re-COVID19.pdf
Education Minister Rob Fleming announces on March 17, 2020 in-school classes are suspended until further notice. The Minister’s letter to parents and staff can be found at: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/education/administration/kindergarten-to-grade-12/safe-caring-orderly/218690-covid-letter.pdf
The BC Centre for Disease Control site: :http://www.bccdc.ca/health-info/diseases-conditions/covid-19/childcare-schools
All joint statements from Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Minister of Health Adrian Dix: https://news.gov.bc.ca/ministries/health
CBC Kids along with the PHO produced a kid-centric Q and A video about COVID-19: https://www.cbc.ca/kidsnews/post/watch-coronavirus-facts-versus-fiction