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English-speaking students across Quebec head back to school – Montreal
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English-speaking students across Quebec head back to school – Montreal

Music teacher Veronica Graniero arrived at the Honoré-Mercier elementary school in Saint-Léonard, Que., Tuesday morning wearing a skirt covered with music notes. “I’m just really happy to start a school year where everybody is smiling and happy,” she laughed.It was the first day of classes for students at that and other English elementary and high schools across the province, starting yet another year in a pandemic. Read more: Quebec Virtual Academy: Online school set to launch in September Very few people Global News spoke with were worried about COVID, though, saying many people are vaccinated, so things are different. There was scarcely a mask in sight.“We don’t have to (wear it),” Grade 4 student Maya Picarella said. “If we want (to wear a mask), we coul...