School Closure

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Updated: March 26, 2020

Encouraging everyone to make healthy choices, take care of themselves and look out for others during this time. We look forward to getting back to normal operations once the Ministry of Education, Federal government and public health deem things safe. Check back for updates as well consult ocdsb.ca for the most current education news.

If students and families are looking to access additional supports over the next few weeks, they can access the following community resources:

1. Hospital Emergency Room or Covid-19 Assessment centres if they develop symptoms2. Ottawa Public Health Website3. Crisis Lines (24/7) – KidsHelpLIne: website: www.kidshelpphone.ca, call: 1-800-668-6868, or text CONNECT to 686868 or Youth Services Bureau (YSB): 613-260-2360 or  chat.ysb.ca.4. Community agencies are providing modified services that are mainly virtual. 
** We strongly encourage you to continue to follow the guidelines and directives from public health officials in terms of physical distancing and staying at home as much as possible. Following these guidelines will help flatten the curve of infections and get our kids back to school sooner.