guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on school
premises during school activities.
Accidents can and do happen and the costs involved might not be fully
covered by Provincial Health Care or employer group insurance plans.
Grand District School Board is empowered under the Education Act to offer
Accident and Life Insurance for students.
has been sent home with respect to Student Accident Insurance offered by the
Old Republic Insurance Company of Canada (“Old Republic”). You should receive the Director’s letter, an
Acknowledgment to be signed by parents (and returned to school) and a Student
Accident Insurance Application form (to be mailed directly to Old Republic). Old Republic offers a variety of options,
including family rates and multi-year plans, at affordable prices. The cost must be paid by parents or guardian.
is directly through Old Republic by mail or on line. Questions should be directed to Old Republic
at 1-800-463-5437 or www.insuremykids.com
active children, especially those who participate in field trips, co-curricular
and other school activities outside the school day, Student Accident Insurance