Beginning on Thursday, March 12, 2020, all Regina Public schools will have changed opening and closing hours.
School buildings will not be open until 15 minutes before the start of the school day and adult supervision will begin 15 minutes before the start of the school day
Similarly, school buildings will be closed and have no adult supervision on playgrounds 15 minutes after the end of the school day.
Adult supervision will be provided, as usual during regular school hours and lunch time.
As many schools have different start and end times, please refer to your school's information for exact times.
Parents, please do not drop off students any earlier than 15 minutes before the start of the school day. Please do not pick up students any later than 15 minutes after the school day.
Please also make arrangements to ensure that students walking to school or returning home are aware of these changes.
All scheduled student transportation will continue as usual, without changes.
Regina Public Schools will inform parents and guardians of any changes to this temporary changes to school schedules when available.
On March 9, 2020, the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) announced that it will be implementing sanctions beginning Thursday, March 12, 2020. The STF website notes that Restriction of Services sanction will be implemented province-wide for all STF members. As part of these sanctions, the STF has informed Regina Public Schools that STF members, who include all teaching professionals, such as teachers, teacher-librarians, guidance counsellors, consultants, vice-principals and principals, will report to school and provide professional service no more than 15 minutes prior to the start of the school day and not later than 15 minutes after the conclusion of the school day.
Please CLICK HERE to view the March 9, 2020 letter that was sent home to all parents/guardians in our school division.