Merton News

Update for LINC/ESL/FSL Students

Hello LINC/ESL/FSL Students!

We hope everyone is safe and healthy at home while our schools remain closed at this time – there will be no classes in any of our schools until May 4th, 2020 (or longer).

You can click on the following link to our school board website for updates:

NEW:  On-line learning for LINC/ESL/FSL Students! 

Your teacher will contact you by email and/or phone next week to begin on-line learning activities with students who have access to a computer or smartphone at home. 

Please stay safe, healthy, and continue to practice social-distancing and self-isolation to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  

We are all in this together!

LINC / ESL ClerkUpdate for LINC/ESL/FSL Students
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Food & Resources Available for Families in Halton

During the school closure period, Halton Food for ThoughtFood for Life and Food4Kids Halton have partnered to provide food and resources for students and families who need it most.

Families in need of additional support are asked to contact Food for Life by phone: 905-635-1106 ext. 7, or through email: to register.

For more information about additional food services and other resources available in Halton, please visit the HCDSB website.

Junior Communications Officer, TemporaryFood & Resources Available for Families in Halton
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All Schools will Remain CLOSED Until Friday, May 1, 2020

On March 31st, the Ministry of Education announced that they are extending the school closure period for all schools in Ontario until Friday, May 1, 2020. This decision has been made as a safety precaution to protect our students and staff, and help minimize the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

In light of this directive, all HCDSB schools and workplaces will remainCLOSEDuntilFriday, May 1, 2020. At this time, schools will reopen to students on Monday, May 4, 2020.

The health and well-being of our students and staff remains our highest priority. We will continue to post updates on our website at: and share new information with parents and staff directly via email as it becomes available.

Junior Communications Officer, TemporaryAll Schools will Remain CLOSED Until Friday, May 1, 2020
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