LIST: North Texas School Districts Requiring Face MasksWondering if you need to send your child to school with a face mask? Here's a list of North Texas districts with mask mandates in place as students return to school.
Richardson ISD Latest North Texas School District To Offer 'Virtual Classroom Option' For K - 6th Grade"We know that the resurgence of COVID in our community has many of you very concerned for your students who are not yet eligible to receive the vaccine," Superintendent Dr. Jeannie Stone said in a recorded video message.
'The First Time Kids See Us Cannot Be In A Moment Of Crisis': Dallas PD Brings School Supplies To StudentsChief Eddie Garcia, along with members of his command staff, encouraged the students and cheered them on to a successful school year.
Mask-Wearing 'Strongly Encouraged' By Fort Worth ISD, But No MandateFort Worth ISD's 2021-2022 school year starts Monday, August 16, and all campuses will return to in-person learning.
Texas Officials Trying For Last-Minute Vaccine Push As Students Return To SchoolThousands of families across North Texas are gearing up to send their kids back to school this week as COVID-19 cases surge. Officials are looking to get as many children vaccinated as they can.
TEA Releases Guidelines For Keeping Students, Teachers Safe From COVID-19There are some limitations since Gov. Abbott will not allow school districts to require masks.
Dallas ISD Stocking Each Campus With COVID-19 Rapid Tests: 'We Are Hoping To Have A Safe Start To School'The school nurse or a trained campus employee can administer the test when needed.
Tarrant County Public Health Director Talks With Concerned Moms About Kids, Classrooms And COVID-19Vinny Taneja points out under Governor Greg Abbott's orders, public schools can’t require masks, but they can be strongly encouraged.
COVID-19 Vaccines To Be Offered At Dallas Mayor's Back To School Fair FridayThe vaccines will be available during the drive-thru portion of the event at Fair Park between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. and at the walk-up portion between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
North Texas School Districts Grapple With Learning Loss And Keeping Teachers, Students From Getting COVID-19Following an extended calendar in an effort to address learning loss, this year they’re offering students more built-in social and emotional learning time.
Thousands Of North Texas Students Return To In-Person LearningSome parents are concerned about whether children can safely go back to the classroom in the midst of a pandemic.