Alva schools set mask policies and more
August 2, 2020
When in-person classes begin Aug. 13 in the Alva Public Schools, students will probably be required to wear face masks. The criteria for face masks and other restrictions will be based on the color coding of the Oklahoma COVID-19 Alert System reported each Friday by the Oklahoma State Health Department (OSHD). That website is coronavirus.health.ok.gov.
In a special meeting Wednesday, Alva Board of Education members wearing masks approved policies and plans meant to protect students and staff while allowing students to learn and socialize. Board President Jane McDermott thanked Superintenden...