District updates COVID mitigation plan ahead of first day of school
August 24, 2022
A change to the school district’s COVID-19 mitigation plan calls for a reduction in testing and an increased focus on students and staff staying “symptom-free.”
During the school board meeting Aug. 15, Schools Superintendent Bill Burr detailed what language was removed, what was added and what was kept in the ever-evolving mitigation plan. The district and board review the plan on a regular basis to make necessary changes.
The district adopted the test-to-stay protocol last school year, which required students and staff to be tested for COVID-19 if they were exhibiting symptoms or had...