With the updated Provincial COVID-19 Health & Safety Guidelines, our Medical Health Officer from Fraser Health has indicated that the following activities can return to pre-pandemic practices:  

Food activities

In addition to food provided by established food services (caterers, school cafeterias, etc.) schools can now allow food-related activities such as:

Food Safety practices should continue to be followed, which includes:

Grad, dances and year-end celebrations

If only staff, students and necessary volunteers are in attendance, there is not a specific capacity limit (expected to change April 8, 2022).  Follow Surrey Schools’ Communicable Disease Plan for general control measures. 

Events with spectators

Should not exceed 50% capacity and proof of vaccination should not be implemented. This is expected to change April 8, 2022.

Local overnight trips and camps

Follow BCCDC information on Camps. International travel for professional development or school sporting events is not permitted at this time. 

Volunteers and visitors in classrooms

There are no restrictions for volunteers and visitors to classrooms. Schools can return to routine sign in/sign out practices. Schools do not need to keep a list of the date, names and contact information of visitors for communicable disease prevention purposes.