Some important information for parents and guardians of students in the Rainbow District School Board.

Parents/guardians must confirm student attendance for in school or online learning.

When classes resume on September 8, 2020, Rainbow Schools will re-open for in-class instruction in elementary and secondary schools with enhanced health and safety protocols.

To ensure parents/guardians make decisions that work for their children and family, distance learning will be offered for students who choose not to attend in person.

Parents/guardians are required to confirm whether their children will be attending in person or online by completing a Confirmation of Attendance form by Friday, August 21, 2020. Parents/guardians must complete one form per child.

The form can be accessed online at

If not attending in-person, students will be expected to attend school remotely on a full-time basis with access to learning materials posted online as well as synchronous (live) and asynchronous (pre-recorded) learning opportunities throughout the day.

Attendance will be taken daily.