Sample parent resources

We know this is a big week ahead for Wellington Catholic families. In addition to the regular back to school nerves, students and families are wondering what schools and daily routines are going to look like. Click here for our August 21 update about some of the in-school preparations we are taking to welcome students back into a safe, healthy and inclusive learning environments.
We know that parents have a big role to play in helping their children return to school excited to learn and ready to adapt to the changes that are being made this September.  These are some resources that we have found helpful in our planning and think parents will as well. 
Mental Health Support
This back to school mental health kit from School Mental Health Ontario has great insights for parents and youth.
Watch this video that includes practical tips for back to school with experts from Wellington Catholic DSB, Upper Grand DSB and CMHA. 
Public Health Information
This is a link to all the back to school resources from our local Public Health office
This is an information sheet about helping your child adjust to wearing a mask
A message for secondary students
Click here to hear a message from Bishop Mac principal Steve Gulyas with an update on what a regular day will look like.