Happy September 1st! Please take a moment to read this quick note regarding the requirements taking effect today.
Masks & Eye Protection
All educators (centre & home) are now required to wear a medical mask and eye protection:
- during screening
- at all times when in direct contact with the children
- when 6-feet (2 metres) distance cannot be maintained
All children entering grade four and older are required to wear a face covering when physical distancing cannot be maintained. Children over 2 years are encouraged to wear masks, but it is not mandatory.
Please check out the guidelines and exceptions in the Package for Parents, COVID-19 Policy & Support Documents, A7. COVID-19 Guideline Masks & Eye Protection: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zdkpxrmgpyr4h8h/AADdzLRqJyQc90T60b08Znila?dl=0
Child Care Space Guaranteed for 14 Calendar Days (until September 15)
For families who have not returned to care yet, you are now required to indicate your intentions regarding whether or not you plan to return.
- If we do not hear from you by September 15, we will assume you are not returning, and your space may be offered to a family on our waitlist.
- If it is your plan to return later than September 15, you will be required to pay the weekly minimum fee (two days per week) until you return to care.
Photo and video-taking are strictly prohibited by the children, families, or visitors while in our programs (indoors and outdoors, including events off of the property). Confidentiality and security is a top priority for Cook’s and must be respected by all who participate in or visit our programs.