News & Announcements

New Guidelines on Cases in Schools

On January 13, the Manitoba Government announced changes to how cases of COVID-19 will be managed and reported in schools throughout the province. Please click on the link for a letter that details the change in approach and also provides links to important info on what to do if your child is sick and the related isolation requirements.

Students Return to In-Person Classes

Students will return to in-person classes on Monday, January 17, 2022. Please click on the link for a letter to the MVSD Community outlining what they may expect as students return to school.

MVSD News Digest - Jan. 10, 2022

The MVSD News Digest, highlighting information from the Jan. 10th Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees is now available! Click on the above link for more info.

Tech Supports During Remote Learning Period

As we transition into a period of remote learning for the week of January 10-14, 2022, we remind families that the following tech supports are available to assist with the following: Learning Platform Tutorials (Class Dojo, Seesaw, Office 365/Teams), Public Tech Support (contact one of our computer technicians to assist you), Wi-fi Hotspot Access and the Laptop Loan Program. Access these resources and learn more via the Technology page of our website by clicking on the above link.

Remote Learning Period Jan. 10-14, 2022

Manitoba Education has advised that all schools in Manitoba transition to full remote learning for a one-week period from Jan. 10-14, 2022, inclusive. MVSD schools will be closed to in-person learning for students for the duration of this timeframe, with the exception of Kindergarten to Grade 6 students who are children of Critical Service Workers (CSWs) who cannot make alternative care arrangements and children with special needs. Please click on the link for more details.

Holiday Break Extended to Monday, Jan. 10, 2022

On Dec. 22, 2021, Mountain View School Division was informed by the Minister of Education, the Honourable Cliff Cullen, that the Christmas Break for all Manitoba schools will be extended by two days and students will return to the classroom on Monday, January 10, 2022. Please click on the link for details.

COVID-19 Rapid Test Kits - Grades K-6

The Province of Manitoba is making rapid tests for COVID-19 available to students in kindergarten to Grade 6 throughout Manitoba. At this time, MVSD is uncertain as to the date of when we will receive our supply. We anticipate that the delivery will take place early in the new year. The use of these tests is optional, and families may opt out of receiving a test kit. Please click on the link for more information.
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