COVID Identified, School Open

March 21, 2021 – the Saskatchewan Health Authority informed us that there was one case of COVID-19 at Balfour Collegiate. Close contacts have been called and remote learning will begin for affected students.

The school remains open. Letters will be sent to school families on March 22, 2021.

If there are any additional close contacts identified at the school, they will be contacted directly by Public Health. A close contact is someone who has been within two metres (six feet) of someone for a cumulative 15 minutes. 

COVID Identified, School Open

March 20, 2021 – the Saskatchewan Health Authority informed us that there was one case of COVID-19 at Balfour Collegiate. Close contacts have been called and remote learning will begin for affected students.

The school remains open. Letters will be sent to school families on March 22, 2021.

If there are any additional close contacts identified at the school, they will be contacted directly by Public Health. A close contact is someone who has been within two metres (six feet) of someone for a cumulative 15 minutes. 

Move to Level 4 Remote Learning for All Students

March 19, 2021 -- Regina Public Schools, in consultation and with the support of Regina Medical Health Officers is announcing that it is moving to Level 4, temporary remote learning.

  • Effective March 24, 2021, all Grades 9 to 12 high school students will begin remote learning.
  • Effective March 29, 2021, all Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 8 students will begin remote learning.
  • All Pre-K to Grade 12 in-school classes will resume on April 12, 2021.
  • The scheduled Spring Break is on April 2 to April 9.

School families will receive letters and more information on Monday, March 22nd.

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

MARCH 15, 2021 -- March 21st is designated by the United Nations (UN) as the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination to focus on respect, equality and diversity.

It’s a day observed all around the world to focus attention on the problems of racism and the need to promote racial harmony. The UN made this designation in 1966 to mark a tragic event that took place on March 21, 1960 in Sharpeville, South Africa when 69 peaceful demonstrators were killed during a protest against apartheid.

Canada was one of the first countries to support the UN initiative and launched its first annual campaign against racial discrimination in 1989.

eSchool Learning

MARCH 15, 2021 – Updated -- Regina Public Schools is now providing remote learning for the 2020-21 school year. eSchool – Regina Public Schools Online Learning is for students who require an alternative way of learning outside of a school classroom during the COVID-19 pandemic.

WorkSafe Youth Video Contest

MARCH 10, 2021 -- WorkSafe Saskatchewan and the Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board (WCB) invite students in Grades 9 to 12 to create a two-minute video about workplace health and safety. The theme "Focus on safety" must be used. Prizes range from $500 to $1,500.

The contest closes on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.

For details, please CLICK HERE.