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Closures and cancellations due to COVID-19

03/12/2020
On March 31, 2020, the Premier’s Office announced an extension to the provincial school closure period in response to COVID-19. As such, Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) schools, child care centres and adult learning centres will not reopen on April 6, 2020, as originally scheduled. The Premier’s Office has stated that all publicly funded schools in Ontario will remain closed until May 4, 2020, at which time they will reassess school openings. 

The following programs/meetings will not run or are closed:
  • Permits (Community Use of Schools)
  • All EarlyON and Child Care Centres
  • Adult and continuing education
  • Dual Credit and Cooperative education programs
  • Accessibility Advisory Committee (March 30, 2020)
  • First Nations Education Advisory Committee (April 2, 2020)
  • Special Education Advisory Committee (April 6, 2020)
  • Program Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)
  • Human Resources Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)
  • Business and Facilities Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)
  • Business and Facilities Standing Committee and SEAC Budget Meeting (April 15, 2020)
  • Parent Involvement Committee (April 21, 2020)
In addition, the Education Centre and the Career Centre are closed to the public.


 

 

Closures and cancellations due to COVID-19http://sha.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/127Closures and cancellations due to COVID-19<div>On March 31, 2020, the Premier’s Office announced an extension to the provincial school closure period in response to COVID-19. As such, Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) schools, child care centres and adult learning centres will not reopen on April 6, 2020, as originally scheduled. The Premier’s Office has stated that all publicly funded schools in Ontario will remain closed until May 4, 2020, at which time they will reassess school openings. <br></div><div><br></div><div>The following programs/meetings will not run or are closed:<br></div><div><ul><li>Permits (Community Use of Schools)</li><li>All EarlyON and Child Care Centres</li><li>Adult and continuing education</li><li>Dual Credit and Cooperative education programs</li><li>Accessibility Advisory Committee (March 30, 2020)</li><li>First Nations Education Advisory Committee (April 2, 2020)</li><li>Special Education Advisory Committee (April 6, 2020)</li><li>Program Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)</li><li>Human Resources Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)</li><li>Business and Facilities Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)</li><li>Business and Facilities Standing Committee and SEAC Budget Meeting (April 15, 2020)<br></li><li><div>Parent Involvement Committee (April 21, 2020)<br></div></li></ul></div><div>In addition, the Education Centre and the Career Centre are closed to the public.</div><div><br></div><div>Learn more at <a href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/covid-19">www.scdsb.on.ca/covid-19</a><br></div><p><br></p>
Parent Workshop: Raising Confident, Competent Childrenhttp://sha.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/69Parent Workshop: Raising Confident, Competent Children<p>​<strong><em>Come Join Us</em></strong><br></p><p><strong></strong>For a free workshop where all participants will learn more about how to help their child show respect and cooperation, build self-esteem, be successful in school, relate positively to others and solve problems. The focus of this workshop is on routines. <br><br>The Shanty Bay Parent Council invites parents and guardians from all school communities to this important event.  Light refreshments will be provided. For additional information, or to register for this event, please email shantybayvolunteers@gmail.com.</p><p><strong><em>Linda Quennell, PHN, Barrie Springwater</em></strong><br></p><p>Linda works with elementary and secondary schools in the Barrie and Springwater area. Linda loves building relationships with her schools. She works hard to engage the whole school community when working with her schools to address health priorities. Linda lives, works and plays in the area, so you may see her at local community events or out walking with her family. </p><p><strong>Date</strong>: Wednesday March 25, 2020</p><p><strong>Time</strong>: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.</p><p><strong>Location</strong>: Shanty Bay Public School, 1871 Ridge Rd. West Shanty</p><p>                 Bay<br></p>
Pet Selfie Weekhttp://sha.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/68Pet Selfie Week<p>​Students and staff at school often tell wonderful stories about their family pets. The variety of pets and the sensation of the stories has led to the first Pet-Selfie Week at Shanty Bay. Students, volunteers and staff are welcome to share a digital photo with their awesome pet(s) to be broadcast on the foyer TV - seeing is believeing. "Mondo" lizards and pet ponies have already been spotted. Send photos to Mr. Strath (email address is in the March Newsletter :))<br></p>
Shanty Bay Winter Carnival - Feb 21http://sha.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/67Shanty Bay Winter Carnival - Feb 21<p>​On Friday February 21 we will be celebrating all things Canadian as we enjoy our annual Winter Carnival. The excitemnet is building as students remind each other of years past where friendly competitions involving skill, chance and determination were the order of the day. This year, weather permitting,  will see the return of Pirate Peak where bobsledding Buccaneers will fearlessly sled to glory. We have ordered great weather : sunny, -2 degrees and loads of snow. It's going to be a great day!!<br></p>
‘Bus Tag’ program helps students get to and from school safelyhttp://sha.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/18‘Bus Tag’ program helps students get to and from school safely<p>​</p><p>The Simcoe County Student Transportation Consortium (SCSTC) launched the Bus Tag<strong> </strong>program this September.<strong> </strong>The Bus Tag program supports safety for JK/SK and other school-identified students by<strong> </strong>providing a process to match students to their assigned afternoon school bus and to also<strong> </strong>identify they must be met by a parent or guardian at their afternoon bus stop.</p><p>The program provides:</p><ul style="list-style-type:disc;"><li>a colour coded bus tag with the assigned p.m. route number to be attached to the student's backpack</li><li>a colour-coded route card with route number in the windows of the school bus that the Bus Tag is matched to</li></ul><p>The SCSTC and Bus Operators have policies and procedures that are used on all school vehicles to ensure students in JK/SK and other school identified students are met at their afternoon bus stop.  It's the parent/guardian's responsibility to meet Junior Kindergarten, Senior Kindergarten and other identified students at the bus stop .The Bus Tag program has been established to assist both the schools and school bus drivers to load these students on the correct afternoon bus and identify they are to be met at their bus stop by a parent/guardian. For more information, contact the Transportation Consortium through their website: <a target="_blank" href="http://main.simcoecountyschoolbus.ca/"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">http://main.simcoecountyschoolbus.ca/</span></a> or call them at 705-733-8965.</p>
Pay for field trips, lunch days, etc. with SchoolCash Onlinehttp://sha.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/19Pay for field trips, lunch days, etc. with SchoolCash Online<p>​</p><p>The SchoolCash Online program is now available at all schools, offering parents the option to pay online for field trips, lunch days and other items. The program is intended to reduce paper, eliminate the need for students to travel with money, and for money to be counted and stored at schools.<strong>  </strong>Payment by credit card has now also been added. </p><p>Parents who sign up will receive a notification when a new item becomes available for purchase. Items are personalized to each student.  Parents will use a secure online account to process payments, and can either make a one-time payment for each item as it occurs, or load money to carry a balance in the online account to make payments in the future. </p><p>To create an online account, go to <a href="https://simcoecounty.schoolcashonline.com/" target="_blank"><span lang="EN-CA" style="text-decoration:underline;">https://simcoecounty.schoolcashonline.com</span></a>. Please contact the school office with any questions.</p>

 

 

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School Hours

Morning Bell
9:15 AM
Nutrition Break
10:55 - 11:15 AM
Activity Break
11:15 - 11:45 AM
Nutrition Break
1:25- 1:45 PM
Activity Break
1:45 - 2:05 PM
Dismissal Bell
3:45 PM

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Principal
Ian Strath

 

 

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