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Greater Essex County District School Board
Building Tomorrow Together
GECDSB Response to Ordered School Closure

​NEWS RELEASE                                 

Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1

519-255- 3200  


March 13, 2020

Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury

Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224

​Ministry Ordered School Closures

- GECDSB Response -

All Greater Essex County District School Board schools, administrative buildings and facilities will be closed from March 14, 2020 through to April 5, 2020 in response to the Ministerial Order issued by the Ontario Minister of Education on Thursday, March 12th.

Childcare services provided at GECDSB schools will be closed during this time and all rental contracts, after-school programs and community use of schools are cancelled.

Staff members have been notified regarding their obligations and responsibilities during this period. Home study and educational resources for students will be posted on the board website,

Students in Co-op programs will not be reporting to their placements.

​For more information contact Public Relations officer Scott Scantlebury @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224 or 519-995-5797.