05 August 2020 – All public schools to reopen on September 8th

Type of Intervention: Guidance, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Education
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Reopening schools
Level of Jurisdiction: Prince Edward Island
Lead People/Agency: Premier Dennis King

Overview: Island schools will be ready to safely welcome students and staff this fall with additional resources and enhanced health and safety measures.

Public schools across the province will return to full-time in-class learning on Tuesday, September 8.
Full details here: https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/news/students-return-class-learning

Type of Justification: Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee
Evidence/Justification: The plan for the 2020-2021 school year, outlined today, was developed with education partners based on guidelines from the Chief Public Health Office.