COVID Case Identified, School Remains Open

December 2, 2020 – The Saskatchewan Health Authority informed us that there was one case of COVID-19 in an individual at Thom Collegiate. 

For the safety of students and staff and in consultation with Public Health, we have contacted all close contacts and provided self-isolation information. No automated telephone call to all school families was made, as this information was shared during the school day.

Remote learning for the affected students and class begins December 4th. These student may return to school on December 11, 2020. Information letters will be sent to all school families on Wednesday, December 2nd. The school remains open.

COVID Identified, Parents Called, School Open

November 28, 2020 – the Saskatchewan Health Authority informed us that there was one case of COVID-19 in an individual at Thom Collegiate.

For the safety of students and staff, and in consultation with Public Health, we have informed all close contacts and provided them information about self-isolation. The affected students will begin remote learning and will not return to the school until December 10th.

We have also contacted all school families by automated telephone call to inform them.

Letters will be sent to all school families on Monday, November 30th

New Board Chair and Vice-Chair

The Organizational Meeting of the Regina Board of Education was held on November 17, 2020. Mr. Adam Hicks was declared elected by acclamation to the office of Chairperson, and Ms. Tara Molson was declared elected to the position of Vice-Chairperson, both effective immediately.

In addition, the Board adopted the following motion:

That, during the period December 2020 to September 2021, regular meetings of the Board be held on the following days:

Tuesday, December 8, 2020      Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Tuesday, January 12, 2021        Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Tuesday, February 9, 2021        Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Tuesday, March 2, 2021            Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Tuesday, March 23, 2021          Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Parents as Career Coaches

NOVEMBER 17, 2020 -- The Regina District Industry Education Council is hosting a two-night virtual "Parents as Career Coaches" event on Monday, November 30th and Tuesday, December 1st from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The event, titled "Funding Your Child's Education," will connect parents/guardians with representatives from TCU Financial, Canada Saskatchewan Student Loans and post-secondary institutions to provide valuable information on funding students' education.

There will also be two $500 bursaries awarded to two lucky Grade 12 students!

Please CLICK HERE for the agenda.

A Message from Saskatchewan's Education Partners

NOVEMBER 17, 2020 -- Please click on the letter below to read an important message from the Saskatchewan Association of School Business Officials (SASBO), Saskatchewan School Boards Association (SSBA) and Saskatchewan League of Educational Administrators, Directors & Superintendents (LEADS), requesting that we all do our part to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. Regina Public Schools is an active member of each one of these Saskatchewan education sector organizations.

Open Letter from Saskatchewan’s Education Partners

High Schools Move to Level 3

NOVEMBER 6, 2020 – Effective November 12, 2020, Regina Public Schools will be moving to Level 3 in all Regina Public high schools. All Regina Public high school students will attend on alternate days in order to reduce the school capacity by approximately 50% each day. A calendar with the new schedule is linked at the bottom of this article.

The Government of Saskatchewan Safe School Plan provides the opportunity for further safety protocols. We are currently in Level 2 of the Saskatchewan Safe School Plan. The Saskatchewan Health Authority has recommended that this is an appropriate safety measure for our high schools.