COVID-19 – Important Updates

This page contains health and safety plans, resources, guidelines, and information to parents and guardians from the school district, as well as announcements from the Provincial Health Officer and links to information on COVID-19 (novel coronavirus).

Health & Safety

BCCDC | Ministry of Health – COVID-19 Public Health Guidance for K-12 School Settings
School District Exposure Control Plan – School Sites
School District Exposure Control Plan – Board Office
School District Exposure Control Plan – Facilities
GVSD Physical Distancing Signage
GVSD Handwashing Signage
GVSD Safety Bulletin

COVID-19 Communications to Families

July 29, 2020 – Media Release – Ministry’s School Re-Opening Plan
July 29, 2020 – Media Release – GVSD – School Re-Opening Plans to welcome students to the 2020-2021 School Year

2019-20 School Year Communications

Daily Provincial Updates 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Continuity of Learning in the K to 12 Education System

Links to Information on COVID-19

B.C. K-12 Education Restart Plan
B.C. Restart Plan
B.C. Pandemic Coordination Plan
Public Health Officer Orders 
B.C. K-12 Education Restart Plan
Government of Canada travel advisory
Government of Canada travel health advisory
B.C. public health guidance for schools and childcare programs
HealthlinkBC COVID-19 FAQ
B.C. Centre for Disease Control information and resources
Ministry of Health pandemic preparedness
Ministry of Education – Frequently Asked Questions (April 17, 2020)

Remote Learning Plans – Resources for Families


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