All schools In Canada are officially closed until at least May due to concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The decision was based on advice from Dr. David Williams, Chief Medical Officer of Health and the experts at the coronavirus Command Table.
From today all publicly funded schools in Canada will be closed until at least May , in response to the emergence in Canada of pandemic.
Schools across all the provinces: Ontario, Prince Edward Island,Newfoundland and Labrador,Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia,Manitoba,Nunavut,Northwest are officially closed starting today April 1st.
“We recognize the significant impact this decision will have on families, students, schools, as well as the broader community, but this precaution is necessary to keep people safe,” .
In response to the two week school shutdown, the TDSB said, “we have just learned that all Canadian schools, including those at the TDSB, have been ordered to close from today amid ongoing concerns about Coronavirus. We will be sharing additional details once we receive them.”