With schools reopening their doors in a pandemic, the focus is on safety for students and staff. Timiskaming Health Unit is working actively with school boards in our service area to ensure they have the Public Health supports they need for a healthy and successful return to school.
Monitor and screen for symptoms of COVID-19. Use the online self-assessment tool (Government of Ontario).
Are students and staff recommended to wear a mask during indoor gymnasium/exercise classes? Response from Public Health Ontario
Public Health has developed various resources for schools, school boards, and parents to help them follow COVID-safe school protocols (Government of Ontario).
Learn about cases in schools (Government of Ontario).
Public Health Ontario has developed a variety of resources to help staff and administrators address COVID-19 prevention and control in schools: School and COVID-19
THU School Resources