School buses in all zones are cancelled today (Thursday, February 23) due to the inclement weather conditions.
Due to power outages in the area and the estimated time of restoration, Harwich-Raleigh Public School, Merlin Area Public School, W.J. Baird Public School and Wheatley Area Public School will be closed to students for the day on Thursday, Feb. 23. All other elementary schools are open to students.
Due to power outages in the area, Blenheim District High School will also be closed to students and students will not transition to virtual learning. All other Lambton Kent District School Board secondary students, regardless of whether they ride a bus to school or not, will engage in one-day remote, teacher-led virtual learning today (Feb. 23) and the secondary schools will be closed to students for in-person learning. See more information here.
All secondary teachers have been asked to develop an online presence to facilitate student learning. On bus cancellation dates, secondary students will receive instructions about their transition to remote, teacher-led virtual learning as per their typical means of communication.
If parents/guardians have a specific question about their child, please contact their school principal.