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Written by Ally Paige
In a statement released yesterday, the Catholic Division of the Holy Trinity announced that it will implement a procedure to ensure all staff are vaccinated or provide a negative COVID-19 test.
The press release adds that this procedure will be in effect for all employees as well as for administrators, volunteers, interns, cooperative internships or apprenticeship programs.
This decision is a direct response to provincial vaccine or testing requirements that were implemented on October 1, 2021, indicating that proof of vaccination or negative test requirements are now implemented for all employees. provincial government and crown corporations.
“Proof of vaccination is not required for student classroom learning. If it is determined that a student is close contact, proof of the student’s vaccination or virus-free status will be required for subsequent participation in extracurricular activities, ”the Holy Trinity School Division added in its release. .
Further information, such as an implementation date, is expected to be announced in the coming weeks.