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COVID-19 Update

Topics covered in this post: My child has a COVID-19 symptom. WHAT DO I DO? COVID-19 Symptoms Updated TPH Guidelines Regarding Travel (Sept 24, 2020) 1. My child has a COVID-19 symptom. WHAT DO I DO? If your child has one or more (new or worsening) symptoms of COVID-19, they should stay at home, self-isolate, and get tested. Inform the Lab School (child’s teachers, Nancy, Richard) that your child has COVID-19 symptoms. If your child has COVID-19 symptoms and did not have a COVID-19 test, they must stay home and self-isolate for 14 days from the day the symptoms started. Even if their symptoms get better sooner, they will need to stay home for 14 days. Household members will continue to self-

PA Message, Orange Shirt Day, Daycare Spots Available

Topics covered in this post: Message from Parents’ Association Orange Shirt Day (JK to Gr 6) Daycare Spots Available for October! JICS Health and Safety Information Summary Poster Terry Fox Run Safer Holiday Planning During COVID-19 Upcoming September Events Upcoming October Events 1. Message from Parents' Association Dear JICS Families, Thanks to all who were able to attend the “Parent Social” on Tuesday evening. It wasn’t the same as previous years, but it was truly great to see so many familiar and new faces without masks! In case you missed it, this note is a summary of what we discussed. Overview All JICS families are automatically members of the Jackman ICS Parents’ Association, a regi

Archived Email Communications

Email Communications archived in this post: JICS Health and Safety Summary Poster Toronto Public Health Isolation Requirements - UPDATED The JICS Health and Safety Summary Poster and the Toronto Public Health "What to do if your child has COVID-19 symptoms" Poster are also available under the "Documents" section of our website. 1. JICS Health and Safety Summary Poster September 18, 2020 Dear Parents In order to provide clarity, we have created a summary poster of some the daily requirements we have in place.  Please print and post in your home. We thank you for the positive feedback we have received but we must be honest with you that no part of the new protocols are easy.  We count on your

New Info: Pick-Up, Arrival, Masks, Upcoming Events

Topics covered in this post: Pick-Up Procedures Early Pick-Up Requests Arrival Student Masks in JK to Gr 3 Photo Day - Sept 22 Lice Check - Sept 24 Terry Fox Run Message from JICS Social Worker Distance Education Message from Parents' Association Water Testing New Crossing Guard Upcoming September Events 1. Pick-Up Procedures In order to maintain the safety of the dismissal plan (staggered times, specific exits, designated supervisors) dismissal time and exit location will not be changed to accommodate playdates or alternative pick-up arrangements. It is the responsibility of parents to ensure that all children are picked up on time and at their exit location. We thank you for your support a

Arrival, Dismissal, COVID-19 Screening

Topics covered in this post: Arrival Dismissal COVID-19 Screening Nursery Program Message from Parents' Association Upcoming September Events Please carefully read the important information below collected from observing our two morning “start days” (Sept 8 & 9). Following these procedures is vital to help the school day run as smoothly and safely as possible. 1. Arrival If you are using the Kiss and Drive in front of 45 Walmer Road, please note: Parents are not to exit the vehicle. A staff member will assist your child if necessary. If you are driving and would like to escort your child to the entry, please DO NOT PARK in front of the school as this creates a dangerous drop off situation fo

School Must Haves, Daily Screening, PA Letter, Hot Lunch

Topics covered in this post: Weekly Whole-School Communication Must Haves for School Daily Screening Letter from JICS Parents’ Association (PA) President Hot Lunch Program Upcoming September Events We are only “a few sleeps away” from the start of another amazing year of learning at University of Toronto’s Lab School. We have missed you and we are eager to see the children! 1. Weekly Whole-School Communication This email communication is the start of our weekly whole-school email “Our Latest News” sent to families each Thursday. 2. Must Haves for School Students will have limited use of personal storage spaces such as cubbies. They will need to arrive and depart from the school with the mate



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