We continue to adjust to a world with COVID-19 and we are grateful for your faith, perseverance and hard work. Thank you for helping us to maintain learning and safety in our schools. Our school resumption guides and plans are subject to change as local, provincial and federal health measures are fluid. We will continue to update this page as new information becomes available. Our schools are open and operating under Scenario 1: In-school classes resume (near normal with health measures). See our School Resumption Handbook for Scenario 1 guidance and support.
5 Key Health Measures
- Daily health checklist
- Frequent handwashing
- Sanitizing surfaces
- Wearing masks
- Physical distancing where possible
Daily Health Checks
- School Resumption Handbook, Updated January 22, 2021
- School Resumption Handbook FAQs, Updated October 15, 2020
- Community Resources, Updated October 16, 2020
Internal Plans & FAQs
Letters to Parents & Guardians
Mental Health & Wellness
Wellness is one of our four district priorities. We know the pandemic has created additional wellness challenges for everyone and are continuing to focus on our students' and staff members' mental health and well-being. To help support our wellness commitment, please see the below resources.
Alberta COVID-19 Youth Mental Health Resource Hub
An easy-to-access hub that features relevant, youth-focused tools and resources to support students through the challenges and pressures of COVID-19.
Access Mental Health 403-943-1500
Provides information, consultation and referral to people living in the Calgary zone who have mental health and/or addiction concerns. Mental Health Clinicians complete a clinical interview over the telephone to assess the individuals’ needs.
Addiction Helpline 1-866-332-2322
Confidential toll-free telephone advice and service referral for adults and youth that require addiction services.
Health Link Alberta List of Important Phone Numbers
Includes a more comprehensive list of numbers for some not listed here.
Student Learning Hub
Resources for parents, guardians and teachers to support student growth and learning during school re-entry.
Support for Family Violence 310-1818
Connect with helplines, financial assistance, shelter and other supports and know the law and your rights.
St. Vincent de Paul Society
Visit the website or call 403-250-0319 for emergency assistance.
Brown Bagging For Kids
With the recent situation, BB4K has temporarily closed their kitchen and will offer grocery gift card funding directly to the families they serve.
Contactless Grocery Assistance
The following grocery stores are offering some form of assistance or contactless delivery during COVID-19.
Mental Health Literacy
University of Calgary Intervention Programs
Free counselling services to support children, youth and parents impacted by COVID-19.
AHS Community Education Service
Free wellness webinars covering various topics from mindfulness to building resilience and managing anxiety in a COVID-19 world.
Self-care is an important part of wellness. Take time to discover what helps you to feel great and recharge.
- Help in Tough Times: Includes free virtual stress management workshops
- Stress and Coping
- Stress Management: Families, Elementary Students, Junior High Students & Senior High Students
- Student Life During a Pandemic: Learn how Alberta students are reacting to stress since September's school resumption
- Supporting in Stressful Times
- Catholic Mindfulness for Kids