Highland County Public Schools approves mitigation, adds masks

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Published: Sep. 13, 2021 at 8:46 PM EDT
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HIGHLAND COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - In Highland County, schools will start the year Monday, September 20.

Previously the school board had pushed the first day of class into October.

The school board approved the mitigation plan Monday night, along with its calendar. The last day of school is set to be June 17.

Masks will be required for students and staff, following the governor’s health order.

People attending the meeting focused on their support for teachers and getting kids back in the classroom.

Further details and a calendar can be found by visiting the Highland County Public Schools Facebook page.

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