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La Crosse, WInews8000.com

La Crosse area mothers urge school mask requirement

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT)– After the CDC’s recommendation for K-12 indoor masking, two area moms who both have kids with special needs are urging the La Crosse School District to require masks this fall. Jacquie Cutts’ oldest son Jacob Cutts is immunocompromised, while Chelsey Myhre Foster’s daughter Adrianna Briggson is...
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103.9 The Doc

Several Hundred Sign Up For Rochester Online School

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Hundreds of students have signed up for the new online school offered by the Rochester School District. The School Board will be updated on the program at its regular meeting on Tuesday. The presentation shows 329 students have signed up for the all distance learning option. 120 of the students are in the elementary grades, 84 are middle schoolers and 125 are high school students. The largest single class is 12th-graders with 39 students enrolled. The total does not include about 150 supplemental high school students.
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Marietta, GAnorthwestgeorgianews.com

Paper trail: TP tradition continues at Marietta High School

MARIETTA — Marietta High School’s senior class tradition continued this week, as students returned to a campus with trees, buildings and signs covered in strips of toilet paper. Younger students inspected the campus as they walked toward the buildings on sidewalks, some tripping on full rolls of toilet paper strewn...
Rochester, MNKIMT

Rochester Public Schools prepares to debut new online school

ROCHESTER, Minn. - Rochester Public School students have a new learning option this upcoming school year: learning online because they want to, not because they have to. RPS has had the idea of launching an online school for quite some time. Because of the popularity of distance learning among some students during the pandemic, the district took the plunge mid-school year and began the rigorous process of working with the Minnesota Department of Education to establish an online school. Now, it will be a permanent option for Rochester learners.
Missoula, MTNBCMontana

MCPS, community discuss COVID restrictions for upcoming school year

MISSOULA, Mont. — On Monday, Missoula County Public Schools' COVID-19 task force held its second of three meetings on COVID-19 restrictions for the upcoming school year. The team and community members discussed possible mask mandates and in-person versus online classes. “It’s not easy,” Superintendent Rob Watson told NBC Montana. “What’s...
San Bernardino, CAsb-american.com

Now Enrolling San Bernardino and Highland Children in Kindergarten for 2021–2022 School Year

The San Bernardino City Unified School District (SBCUSD) is eager to enroll the Class of 2034 to start in-person instruction on Monday, August 2. Online enrollment for kindergarten and transitional kindergarten in SBCUSD is underway. Children who will be 5 years old by September 1, 2021, are eligible to enroll in kindergarten for the 2021–2022 school year. Transitional kindergarten (TK) is available for students who will turn 5 years old from September 2 to December 2, 2021.
Frisco, TXstarlocalmedia.com

Frisco ISD offers temporary online school option for fall semester

Frisco ISD has announced that it will be introducing a temporary online option for the upcoming fall semester for students in sixth grade and below. The new option comes “due to rapidly changing conditions related to COVID-19,” the district stated. A Tuesday letter to parents said the option is not available for those in grades seven through 12 because individuals aged 12 and older are eligible and “strongly encouraged” to get a COVID-19 vaccine.
Rochester, MNPost-Bulletin

Rochester School Board hears update on new online school

The Rochester School Board on Tuesday received an update on the creation of an online school, after hearing criticism and praise from the public on topics such as equity and mask use. Interim Superintendent Kent Pekel praised the district's creation of the online school. "I believe school districts don't often...
Boise, IDboisestatepublicradio.org

Boise School District Will Require Masks In Schools

Boise School District trustees Tuesday unanimously approved a new reopening plan requiring students and staff to wear masks indoors, regardless of vaccination status. The updated district plan for this school year will rely on masks to protect a largely unvaccinated student population from the more contagious delta strain of COVID-19 and keep schools open.