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School Newsletter --September 13, 2021
Principal's Message -- Welcome back to School!
Early Bird Student Fee Payment and Presto Pass Pick Up
We are pleased to offer dates next week for students to come into the school for the purpose of paying student fees and picking up their Presto passes (if they are eligible). We also kindly ask that Chromebooks, wifi sticks and other equipment on loan, be returned to school on these dates .
Fees are $45.00 per student and $30.00 for each additional sibling . The fee will be available for payment on schoolcashonline as of Friday August 27, 2021.
Please see the dates below:
Grades 7 & 8 -- Tuesday August 31, 2021 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Grades 9 & 10 -- Wednesday September 1, 2021 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Grades 11 & 12-- Thursday September 2, 2021 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Please note: If you are paying fees using schoolcashonline, please provide us with proof of payment when you arrive at school for your Presto Pass. In person payments of student fee are to be in cash, exact change if possible.
Order school uniforms for 2021-2022
Top Marks has provided the following information for online ordering that includes free shipping and returns. Order by June 30 to make sure your uniform arrives by September. Please see this SPH Order Form Package with information about ordering, sizing and more.
COVID screening and isolation criteria for students
You may have heard on the news that the province has changed the COVID screening criteria and mandatory isolation periods for students
Parents MUST ensure that the screening is completed each day prior to coming to school. The OPH screening tool has been changed and the updated version is found on our website (below).
Screening Tool and Return to School Attestation Form from Ottawa Public Health
Ottawa Public Health has provided the following OPH Daily Screening Tool for students. This can be used by parents to assist their students with the screening tool. Parents must ensure that students are screened daily prior to coming to school. Thanks for your help!
***** Here is the Ottawa Public Health screening tool for High School students. Students will be asked each day if they have completed this screening prior to coming to school.
The Screening Tool is available in multiple languages, including English, French, Arabic, Somali, Spanish and simplified Chinese. Please click HERE to go to the OPH website. Then, look for the tab in the list that says: COVID-19 Screening Tools.
The following is the OPH Daily Screening Tool for adults (staff, etc. - also students who are over 18 and for post-secondary institutions and workplaces).
The following is an attestation form from Ottawa Public Health for parents to use when children are ready to come back to school after being away due to illness or isolation. Please bring the form to the office (or it can be emailed) for us to keep on file. It can also be emailed to the school.