On Thursday, January 7th, 2021, the Ministry confirmed, that all elementary schools, publicly-funded and private will remain closed to in-person learning for an additional two weeks. All before and after school programs will continue to be closed during the period of January 11 – 22, 2021. Before and after school programs may resume operation when elementary schools return to in-person learning on January 25th, 2021.
In support of health care and other frontline workers whose children are in school, the Ministry of Education will continue the targeted Emergency Child Care (ECC) program for school-age children. This emergency child care program is available at no cost to eligible parents, from January 11 – 22, 2021.
Please visit the link for more information: https://www.wcdsb.ca/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2021/01/Waterloo-Region-Extension-of-Emergency-Child-Care.pdf