Q: Are masks required?
A: Yes. Students, staff and visitors to our schools will be required to wear face coverings at all times, indoors, including on the school bus and in classrooms. Students, staff and visitors may remove their masks outdoors as long as social distance is maintained.
Q: Will students be allowed to remove their masks at any point during the school day?
A: Yes. Students will be allowed to remove face coverings during meals and for short breaks so long as they maintain appropriate social distance.
Q. What is considered an acceptable face covering?
A: Cloth face masks that cover both the nose and mouth that include, but are not limited to, homemade sewn masks, any two-ply masks and surgical masks are acceptable.
Q. Will masks be provided to students and staff?
A: Face coverings and related necessary personal protective equipment (PPE) will be provided to students and staff, if needed, at no cost.
Q: What happens if a student refuses to wear a mask?
A: Just as any other instance in which a student refuses to follow school rules, teachers and other staff will work toward compliance with the student.
Q: Does the school district have enough hand sanitizer?
A: The district has hand sanitizer and PPE being received on a rolling basis to ensure that we have enough during the academic year. We will continue to purchase more supplies as needed.