GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — Gwinnett County Public Schools has released it updated guidance for students and staff returning to school this fall. The district’s first day of school is Aug. 4. This year, most of Gwinnett’s nearly 180,000 students will be attending school in-person; however, families of approximately 3,400 students...
Muncie, INFox 59
MUNCIE, Ind. — Muncie Community Schools announced Tuesday it will require facemasks to be worn by all staff, students, visitors, and volunteers regardless of vaccination status due to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases. The school board cited new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Indiana...
Caldwell, TXNews Channel 25
BRAZOS COUNTY, TX — Enrollment was down for many schools, as many parents took the home-schooling route during the pandemic. But this coming school year, Caldwell ISD is seeing those enrollment numbers pick back up. Lane Anderson has been homeschooled ever since Caldwell ISD students were released spring break 2020...
Elkin, NCElkin Tribune
Grades: K-12 Enrollment Deadline for Fall: Aug. 20. Website: Got to www.elkincityschools.org, then (under Schools at the top) select Global E-Learning Academy. Cost: Free for Elkin in-district residents; $200 for non-district residents who live in Surry County; for all other non-residents, the first student is $400 and each additional child is $300. Chromebooks and wifi hotspots are provided for students who need them.
Yuma, AZPosted byKYMA News 11
Local schools are busy as can be preparing for the new school year, as usual, this time of year, but with added safety measures being implemented to fight COVID. While some districts have COVID rapid tests on hand, others have added air purifiers in each classroom. The post Local schools prepare for upcoming school year appeared first on KYMA.
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – With the COVID-19 delta variant on the rise, virtual learning and homeschooling are both options parents and guardians take into consideration+- when sending their children back to school. Parents Roger and Ronni Johnston started to home-school their son before the pandemic even began and before public...
MUNCIE, Ind. – Due to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases, Muncie Community Schools (MCS) will require facemasks be worn by all staff, students, visitors and volunteers regardless of vaccination status to start the 2021-22 school year. The school board cited new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Indiana State Department of Health and consultations with Indiana University Ball Memorial Hospital when announcing its decision during tonight’s special meeting to unveil the district’s reopening plan.
Middle Township, NJCape May County Herald
COURT HOUSE - At Middle Township Board of Education's July 15 meeting, the district’s policy regarding home-schooled students and team athletics was challenged by the family of a soon-to-be ninth grade home-schooled student, who wants to play for the high school's soccer team. . The district’s policy, one shared by many...
Charlotte, NCPosted byWCNC
Schools in Charlotte-area district make masks adjustments for upcoming school year for students, staff
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper strongly encouraged face coverings in schools, saying masks help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - To mask or not to mask, that seems to be the big question facing area schools as kids get ready to return to the classroom. One Stateline parents says she switched to homeschooling to protect her children. Teresa homeschools all of her children, elementary age through...
EducationPosted byABC Action News WFTS
Florida Virtual School is preparing to enroll more than 9,000 students this fall, outpacing its pre-pandemic numbers.
Swimming & Surfingocnjsentinel.com
OCEAN CITY — USA Surfing has named two Ocean City teens to its Junior Olympic Team, just in time to see one of their role models win the first gold medal in the sport at the Tokyo Summer Olympics. Their journey to the top was short on time but long...
It is almost time for our kids to head back to school! And whether you are a parent, a teacher, a parent who is also a teacher, or a kid, we all have feelings about heading back to school. Never before has a school year been anticipated like the 2021-2022...
Tax-free weekend in South Carolina is coming up this Friday, August 6th – Sunday, August 8th. While this is a great time to shop for back-to-school items, it can really add up and drain our wallets quickly. Fortunately, we have some great tips for you when shopping this weekend and also some information about what items are considered tax-free, and which ones are not.
Las Vegas, NV8newsnow.com
LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A week from now, many students will be home from their first day of school. But while 95% of students in the Clark County School District (CCSD) decided to head back to class, some were withdrawn completely. Those families filed a notice of intent to homeschool instead.
Mountain Home School District Superintendent Dr. Jake Long is recommending the school use face masks to help limit the spread of COVID-19 when classroom instruction resumes Aug. 18. In an open letter to the community released Friday, Long said he would “strongly recommend” students and staff use masks when indoors,...