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Posted Tuesday, March 10, 2020

COVID-19 Update
March 10, 2020 - The Renfrew County District School Board (RCDSB) is in regular communication with Renfrew County District Health Unit (RCDHU) and other health agencies as part of our commitment to keep up-to-date on COVID-19. At this time, there are no cases of COVID-19 reported in Renfrew County and the risk of acquiring the illness remains low.  The Public Health Agency of Canada is not recommending the closure of schools. The RCDSB...
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Posted Friday, January 31, 2020

January 27, 2020 – The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will be escalating job action province-wide beginning on Monday, February 3, 2020 if no agreement is reached by January 31. This will include all ETFO members withdrawing from all extracurricular activities as part of their Phase 5 work-to-rule protocol.
With respect to walk-outs, our District will be impacted on the following days:
On Monday, February 3 and Thursday, February 6, all...
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Posted Tuesday, January 14, 2020

January 13, 2020 – Effective immediately, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is now in Phase 3 of a work-to-rule. This means that public elementary school educators in our District will not:
supervise extracurricular activities unless they are scheduled within the regular school day
participate in field trips
plan or participate in any assemblies, except to provide supervision to students
In the coming days, you...
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Posted Friday, December 06, 2019

Update on OSSTF and ETFO ongoing Job Action December 6, 2019
Renfrew County District School Board NOT included in one-day strike set for December 11.
It was announced today that the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) is planning another one-day strike at selected school boards on Wednesday, December 11, 2019. The Renfrew County District School Board is not included in this action. All schools in our District will operate as usual next Wednesday,...
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Posted Thursday, November 14, 2019

The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO), who represents all public English elementary teachers across the province, including teachers at the Renfrew County District School Board (RCDSB), have announced they will begin a Phase 1 work-to rule on Tuesday November 26th. This action will include Ministry and school board administrative tasks. For complete details on this work to rule impact, click here . A series of meetings is scheduled to take place between ETFO... Read More...