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Posted On Thursday, June 03, 2021

youth vaccine clinics Renfrew County and District Health Unit (RCDHU) is sharing details regarding dedicated clinics being held for individuals ages 12 to 17 (must be 12 years of age as of the date of vaccination), and any individuals who are 18 years of age, or turning 18 and are returning to secondary school/high school.
Dedicated youth clinics will be held the weeks of June 14 and June 21 and appointments can be booked at Renfrew County – COVID Vaccination Clinic Registration .
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Posted On Wednesday, June 02, 2021

School Update June 2021 This afternoon, the Premier of Ontario announced that all school districts across the province will continue with remote learning for the balance of the current school year. Students who are currently attending in-person learning as part of an accommodation arrangement, may continue to attend school for the remainder of this school year.
Individual schools will soon provide details about plans to facilitate the retrieval of student items, the return of school tech devices...

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Posted On Monday, May 31, 2021

VAPINGThe Renfrew County District School Board (RCDSB) has partnered with the Lung Health Foundation to inform our community’s parents, teachers, and others about the impact of youth vaping and cannabis use with a focus on preventing future lung disease.
Join us for a free webinar on June 8th from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 
Register at: lunghealth.ca/in-the-know

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Posted On Friday, May 28, 2021

COVID Banner Vaccines are safe, effective and are the best way to protect your child, your family, and your community from COVID-19. Vaccines will help students and families to safely resume normal activities as soon as possible.
Health Canada has authorized the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for youth aged 12 and up. Ontarians aged 12 to 17 are now able to book an appointment for a first dose of the vaccine. The RCDHU will be hosting youth clinics throughout the weeks of...

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Posted On Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Banner Summer LearningDo you have a grade 7 or grade 8 student who could benefit from summer learning?
The Summer Learning Program is an educational half-day program held during the month of July. The program is offered to Renfrew County District School Board students currently in Grades 7 and 8, who would benefit from additional support in improving literacy and numeracy skills.
Due to uncertainty around COVID-19 restrictions, we will be offering the program online in a virtual classroom.
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