By Alexis Grace | on August 18, 2021
By Madeline Thigpen | Report for America
The Clayton County Public School (CCPS) territory announced Wednesday day that the schoolhouse would beryllium closed the pursuing day. Kay Pace students and unit are scheduled to instrumentality successful idiosyncratic connected September 2.
Data from the CCPS COVID-19 Dashboard shows that 155 students and 43 unit members tested affirmative successful the archetypal week of school. Kay Pace is the 5th schoolhouse successful the territory this schoolhouse twelvemonth to person to spell virtual owed to an accrued fig of affirmative coronavirus cases.
Last Sunday it was announced that Kendrick Middle School would pivot to virtual done August 27. Pointe South Middle School started disconnected the archetypal fewer days of the schoolhouse twelvemonth virtually earlier returning to successful person. Both Haynie Elementary and Kemp Primary schools some had to spell virtual during the week of August 13.
When a schoolhouse has to pivot to virtual learning CCPS continues to supply meal and lunches for students. Families tin prime up their students’ meals from immoderate schoolhouse successful the district. While Kendrick Middle School is virtual, the 2 regular meals volition beryllium delivered on the schools’ autobus routes from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.