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Posted On Friday, January 14, 2022

Copy of Return to In-person Learning  (433 x 216 px)As you are now aware, the Ministry of Education has confirmed that schools will resume in-person learning on Monday, January 17, 2022. This decision is a positive step for the mental health and wellbeing of students and we are working hard to make the return a safe one.
We appreciate that families have had to navigate and understand multiple messages and announcements over the last few weeks. We know this can be stressful and challenging and we want to thank you for your patience...

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Posted On Monday, January 10, 2022

IE Speaker SeriesAs part of our commitment to center Indigenous voices, educate and raise awareness, these FREE events will be open to the public. This event is a collaboration between the Renfrew County District School Board and the Renfrew County Catholic District School Board. The line-up of First Nations, Métis and Inuit speakers this year is impressive!  The presentations will take place virtually from 7:00pm - 8:30pm beginning on Tuesday, January 18th. In the spirit of Truth...
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Posted On Tuesday, January 04, 2022

IE News BannerPembroke, ON (Unceded Algonquin Territory) 
The Renfrew County District School Board (RCDSB) is pleased to announce two new Indigenous Graduation Coaches to the district’s Indigenous Education Team. 
Indigenous Graduation Coaches Judy Ellis and Logan Wright will work harmoniously with traditional cultural values, and encourage students through the promotion of positive relationships and identity development. They will support First Nations, Métis,...

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Posted On Thursday, December 16, 2021

Vaccination Message  
 
 
Dear Parent / Guardian,
With the holiday break quickly approaching, the Renfrew County and District Health Unit (RCDHU) would like to share the following important information:
New Isolation Requirements
Effective December 15, 2021, all Ontario health units are to treat all COVD-19 cases as if they are Omicron.
Furthermore,  Ontario’s Guidance  requires all household members (regardless of their...

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Posted On Monday, December 13, 2021

Get VaccinatedThere has been a sharp increase in COVID-19 cases among children in Renfrew County. Since September, the Renfrew County and District Health Unit (RCDHU) has reported 36 cases in the 5 to 11 year old age group.
“With people gathering indoors due to colder weather, Christmas, and the holiday season fast approaching, vaccination is our best defence to allow families to get together and celebrate safely.” - Dr. Cushman, Acting Medical Officer of Health, Renfrew...

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