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Closures and cancellations due to COVID-19

03/12/2020
On March 31, 2020, the Premier’s Office announced an extension to the provincial school closure period in response to COVID-19. As such, Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) schools, child care centres and adult learning centres will not reopen on April 6, 2020, as originally scheduled. The Premier’s Office has stated that all publicly funded schools in Ontario will remain closed until May 4, 2020, at which time they will reassess school openings. 

The following programs/meetings will not run or are closed:
  • Permits (Community Use of Schools)
  • All EarlyON and Child Care Centres
  • Adult and continuing education
  • Dual Credit and Cooperative education programs
  • Program Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)
  • Human Resources Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)
  • Business and Facilities Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)
  • Business and Facilities Standing Committee and SEAC Budget Meeting (April 15, 2020)
  • Parent Involvement Committee (April 21, 2020)
  • Student Senate (April 22, 2020)
  • Character Recognition Evening (May 14, 2020)
In addition, the Education Centre and the Career Centre are closed to the public.


 

 

Daily Announcements for April 9thhttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/1135Daily Announcements for April 9th<p>​<a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Thursday%20at%20BVD%20(44).pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Thursday at BVD (44).pdf</a></p>
School Closedhttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/1132School Closed<p>​<span style="color:#1c1e21;font-family:helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:14px;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:#ffffff;">Good Morning Blazers. Just a reminder that as per Simcoe Muskoka Public Health and SCDSB direction our school building and offices remain closed and locked. We are unable to be reached by voicemail at this time. To contact school staff please reach our to your child's teacher. Sincere thanks from the BVDS Team</span><br></p>
Closures and cancellations due to COVID-19http://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/127Closures and cancellations due to COVID-19<div>On March 31, 2020, the Premier’s Office announced an extension to the provincial school closure period in response to COVID-19. As such, Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) schools, child care centres and adult learning centres will not reopen on April 6, 2020, as originally scheduled. The Premier’s Office has stated that all publicly funded schools in Ontario will remain closed until May 4, 2020, at which time they will reassess school openings. <br></div><div><br></div><div>The following programs/meetings will not run or are closed:<br></div><div><ul><li>Permits (Community Use of Schools)</li><li>All EarlyON and Child Care Centres</li><li>Adult and continuing education</li><li>Dual Credit and Cooperative education programs<br></li><li>Program Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)</li><li>Human Resources Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)</li><li>Business and Facilities Standing Committee Meeting (April 8, 2020)</li><li>Business and Facilities Standing Committee and SEAC Budget Meeting (April 15, 2020)<br></li><li><div>Parent Involvement Committee (April 21, 2020)<br></div></li><li><div>Student Senate (April 22, 2020)</div></li><li><div>Character Recognition Evening (May 14, 2020)<br></div></li></ul></div><div>In addition, the Education Centre and the Career Centre are closed to the public.</div><div><br></div><div>Learn more at <a href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/covid-19">www.scdsb.on.ca/covid-19</a><br></div><p><br></p>
Daily Announcements for April 8thhttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/1134Daily Announcements for April 8th<p>​<a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Wednesday%20at%20BVD%20(44).pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Wednesday at BVD (44).pdf</a></p><p>Good morning Blazers and Happy International Day of Pink!  Take a look at our announcements and our school Facebook page this morning so you can see how YOU can help us virtually turn Birchview pink with kindness!<br></p>
Daily Announcements for April 7thhttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/1133Daily Announcements for April 7th<p>​Good morning Blazers and happy Tuesday!  Here are the announcments for today with a reminder that tomorrow is the International Day of Pink!  Find some pink and look at tomorrow's announcements for how you can "share" your spirit!</p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Tuesday%20at%20BVD%20(44).pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Tuesday at BVD (44).pdf</a><br></p>
Daily Announcements for April 6thhttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/1131Daily Announcements for April 6th<p>​Good morning Blazers and happiest of Mondays to you and your families!  We hope you are well :)</p><p>We begin daily announcements again today with some wonderful news from the Library (check out Mrs. Kaufman's video post on our Birchview Dunes Facebook page today!), as well as providing you some information and resources as we begin distance learning with you today.  Finally, our Math Talks have become Family Math Challenges - give it a try! - and we share some mindfulness for a Monday.</p><p>Please take a moment and look at our announcements for Monday April 6th 2020...</p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Monday%20at%20BVD%20(39).pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Monday at BVD (39).pdf</a><br></p>

 

 

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Morning Bell
8:30 a.m.
First Break
10:30 - 11:10 a.m.
Second Break
12:50 - 1:30 p.m.
Bus Bell
2:45 p.m.
Final Bell
2:50 p.m.

School Administration

Principal
M​elissa Mortimer
Vice PrincipalLisa Saunders

 

 

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