This page is currently being revised as some information is out of date. It will be updated in advance of the 2021-22 school year. In the meantime, please visit COVID-19: Education and child care.
Last Updated: August 25, 2021
AHS is working closely with provincial partners to support the safe and healthy operation of schools.
Visit alberta.ca/returntoschool for information and guidance on the 2021/22 school year.
For answers to common questions, see School During COVID-19: FAQ.
Your child can continue to go to school if they are well, unless they are experiencing COVID-19 or flu-like symptoms.
It’s important to monitor for your child for symptoms of COVID-19 and keep them home from school if they are not feeling well.
Individuals can notify their close contacts when informed of their positive COVID-19 test result..
Physical Activity Ideas During COVID-19*
Active Recess During COVID-19*
*These resources offer practical ideas about how to keep students active while maintaining physical distance and limiting shared equipment. Adapt them to suit your classroom or school, and be sure to follow the latest Alberta guidance on school health measures.
Resources to Share with Students
Self-care for Teachers & School Staff
Use our COVID-19 Parent Guide to find specific information about what to do if your child feels unwell.