HENRY COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – The Henry County School Board has submitted their reopening plans for the 2020-21 school year, which have been supported by the Virginia Department of Education.
A few highlights of the plan include:
- Having students attend school via a staggered return
- Rotating schedule allowing for two consecutive days in in-person instruction and two consecutive days of virtual learning. A third virtual learning day will allow a deep-cleaning to take place at all school buildings
- Parents can opt for more virtual learning opportunities for students with underlying health issues
- School buses will carry less than 50-percent capacity
- Students will be required to wear face coverings on school buses
- Grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches will be available at all schools
- Barriers and partitions will be in place in office settings where social distancing is more difficult
To read the full plans, click here.
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