A Safe and Welcoming School Environment

Nominations are now open!
Download a nomination form and start your submission today!
Deadline: February 16, 2018
Having trouble downloading the form?

Help promote the awards at your school with this poster.
(PDF, 531 KB)

Ontario schools should be a place where everyone – children, students, staff, parents and the community – feels welcome, safe and respected. A safe, inclusive and accepting school environment is essential for student well-being and achievement.    

To foster and maintain an environment needed for children and students to succeed, the ministry’s work related to Safe and Accepting Schools includes a number of resources and supports:

Safe and Accepting Schools Policies – Full list of policies school boards must follow

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Learn more about Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week.