Safe at School Photo Gallery

St. Michael’s College School is committed to keeping students, staff, parents, and visitors safe while on campus. This involves preventing and reducing both individual and community exposure to or spread of infectious diseases like the coronavirus.

Take a look at some of the new health and safety features we are setting up ahead of September 2020.

SMCS sanitizing fogger for disinfecting campus during COVID-19

Sanitizing foggers being used at SMCS. Sanitizing liquid is used in all hospitals. It takes about 90 seconds to clean a surface, no additional wiping is needed after.

SMCS face masks and face shields for staff and students due to COVID-19.

Faculty and staff will be provided with face masks and face shields. Students will be provided with two SMCS washable face masks. Additional masks are available for purchase through the Mporium.

Safety barriers in classrooms at SMCS due to COVID-19

Plexiglass protection barrier on teachers' desks in classrooms.

Plexiglass barriers located in each classroom due to COVID-19 at SMCS.

Each classroom will also have a portable plexiglass barrier that can be moved around where needed.

Safety barriers in staff offices at SMCS due to COVID-19

Plexiglass protection barrier on office desks and a portable plexiglass barrier that may be moved around.

Plexiglass protection barriers in the Odette Library.

Plexiglass protection barriers in the Odette Library.

Plexiglass protection barriers in the Odette Library.

Plexiglass protection barriers in the Odette Library.

Plexiglass barriers on tables in the Odette Library at SMCS.

Plexiglass barriers on tables in the Odette Library.

Thermal temperature cameras at SMCS entrances due to COVID-19

Thermal cameras located at the student entrance, north entrance, and cafeteria. They can take a thousand temperatures in 90 seconds. If anyone comes in with a temperature above a limit that we set, administration will receive an e‐mail instantly with a picture of the individual.

Thermal temperature cameras at SMCS entrances due to COVID-19

Thermal cameras located at the student entrance, north entrance, and cafeteria.

Air purifiers at SMCS due to COVID-19

Every classroom, the library, and the cafeteria will have an air purifier unit. These units are used in emergency rooms in hospitals.

100 hand sanitizing stations are set up around SMCS during COVID-19 pandemic.

150 touchless hand sanitizing units are located around the school (in classrooms, hallways, entrances, offices, cafeteria, etc.).

Ultraviolet lights for teachers and staff to sterilize their tablet and desk at SMCS.

Every teacher will receive an utraviolet light for sterilizing their tablet and immediate desk area.

COVID-19 safety signage on campus at SMCS.

Safety signage on how to protect yourself and others from COVID-19 located around the school.

Marked hallway and stair directions at SMCS during COVID-19 pandemic.

Stanchions will divide all hallways to enable one way traffic flow. Directional signage on the ceilings show students and faculty which way they must travel.

Directional signage on ceilings to help students and staff safely navigate SMCS.

Directional signage on ceilings to help students and staff safely navigate the building.

Marked hallway and stair directions at SMCS during COVID-19 pandemic.

Directional signage and lane markers in hallways and stairwells to control traffic flow at the school.

Safety signage and hallway dividers to ensure physical distancing on campus.

Directional signage and stanchions in hallways to help students and staff safely navigate the building.

Directional signage in hallways to help students and staff safely navigate the building.

Directional signage in hallways to help students and staff safely navigate the building.

COVID-19 safety signage on campus at SMCS.

Directional signage in hallways to help students and staff safely navigate the building.

Directional signage in stairwells to control traffic flow at SMCS during COVID-19.

Directional signage in stairwells to control traffic flow at the school.

COVID-19 safety signage on campus at SMCS.

Signage at all elevators showing the maximum capacity allowed for safety with instructions on where to stand while waiting.

Physical distancing signage in the elevator at SMCS due to COVID-19

Floor markings showing where to stand while using the school's elevators.

Touchless water fountain at SMCS to prevent spread of COVID-19

10 touchless water bottle refill stations are located around the school. 

Touchless garbage cans in classrooms at SMCS due to COVID-19

Touchless garbage cans are located all around the campus including every classroom.

New handwashing stations in the Alumni Room at SMCS to protect against COVID-19

The Alumni Room has been temporarily converted into an extra hand washing area. Each station features touchless faucets and soap dispensers. In addition, the old wash stations in the two main boys bathrooms have been replaced with 12 separate wash basins, all touchless.

SMCS new handwashing stations to prevent COVID-19

Hand washing stations in the Alumni Room. Each station features touchless faucets and soap dispensers.

Classroom tvs to connect with online students at SMCS during COVID-19

Each classroom is set up with a TV, Logitech camera, microphone, and speakers to easily connect with students learning at home. Remote learners will be able to see and talk to teachers and in-class learners at all times.

Classroom tvs to connect with online students at SMCS during COVID-19

Classroom set up with a TV, Logitech camera, microphone, and speakers to easily connect with students learning at home.

Classroom cameras to connect with online students at SMCS during COVID-19

The Logitech cameras located in each classroom to connect teachers and in-class learners to remote learners.

Classroom tech to connect with online students at SMCS during COVID-19

Classroom technology wiring is neatly contained off to the side of every teacher's desk.

SMCS new stair coverings on campus.

Redesigned staircases to help reinforce our mission and vision.

SMCS new stair coverings and messages.

Redesigned staircases to help reinforce our mission and vision.

SMCS new stair coverings and messages.

Redesigned staircases to help reinforce our mission and vision.

SMCS athletic field dome

The athletic field dome is set up and awaiting inspection.

Principal James McKinnon in the main entrance with a face mask and COVID-19 signage.

Our Principal, Mr. James McKinnon modelling the new SMCS branded face masks.