How many school board employees and trustees are vaccinated against COVID-19?

More than 86 per cent of employees and trustees have attested to being fully immunized against COVID-19.

The number is 68 per cent within the .

Ontario’s chief medical officer of health requires all publicly funded school boards in the province to implement a COVID-19 immunization disclosure policy for the 2021-22 school year. The local boards have released the data and will update it monthly.

Those who are not fully vaccinated, must complete COVID-19 rapid antigen testing twice per week. And, those who do not intend to be vaccinated without a documented medical reason, are required to participate in an education session provided by the about the benefits of COVID-19 vaccination.

SIMCOE COUNTY DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD

The vaccine policy applies to 6,667 board employees and trustees; of which 5,792 say they are vaccinated (86.8 per cent). It also applies to 723 “other individuals,” of which 575 say they are vaccinated (79.5 per cent). The “other individuals” category includes those frequently in schools or other settings who may have direct contact with students or staff. For example: contractors, social workers, other professionals, and student transport staff.

These numbers include those with and without supporting documentation, states the board.

Provided a documented medical reason for not being fully vaccinated: two people in the “employees and trustees” category.

Not yet submitted an attestation form: 375 within the “employees and trustees” category (5.6 per cent) and 148 in the “other individuals” category (20.5 per cent).

Simcoe County District School Board vaccination disclosure data is available here: .

SIMCOE MUSKOKA CATHOLIC DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD

The vaccine policy applies to 3,523 board employees and trustees; of which 2,392 say they are vaccinated (68 per cent). It also applies to 783 “other individuals,” of which 623 say they are vaccinated (79.6 per cent). The “other individuals” category includes those frequently in schools or other settings who may have direct contact with students or staff. For example: contractors, other professionals and student transport staff.

These numbers include those with and without supporting documentation, states the board.

Provided a documented medical reason for not being fully vaccinated: seven people in the “employees and trustees” category.

Not fully immunized for a reason other than medical: 236 in the “board employees and trustees” category (6.6 per cent) and 160 in the “other individuals” category (20.4 per cent).

Not yet submitted an attestation form: 888 within the ‘employees and trustees’ category and zero in the “other individuals” category.

Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board vaccination disclosure data is available here: .

CONSEIL SCOLAIRE VIAMONDE

The vaccine policy applies to 2,739 board employees and trustees; of which 1,702 say they are vaccinated (62 per cent). It also applies to 2,358 “other individuals,” of which 1,654 say they are vaccinated (71 per cent). The “other individuals” category includes those frequently in schools or other settings who may have direct contact with students or staff. For example: contractors, social workers, other professionals, and student transport staff.

These numbers include those with and without supporting documentation, states the board.

Provided a documented medical reason for not being fully vaccinated: Five people in the “other individuals” category (0.2 per cent).

Not yet submitted an attestation form: 859 people in the “employees and trustees” category (31 per cent). This information is not yet available in the “other individuals” category. 

Conseil Scolaire Viamonde vaccination disclosure data is available here: .

MONAVENIR CATHOLIC SCHOOL BOARD

The vaccine policy applies to 2,571 board employees and trustees; of which 1,708 say they are vaccinated (66.4 per cent).

Number of partially vaccinated people: 98 (3.8 per cent)

Provided a documented medical reason for not being fully vaccinated: 11 people (0.4 per cent).

Number of people who do not plan to be vaccinated, without a medical reason to justify it: 119 (4.6 per cent).

Not yet submitted an attestation form: 635 (24.7 per cent).

MonAvenir Catholic School Board vaccination disclosure data is available here: .