Monroe County Schools release reopening plans, offers virtual school option

Educators voicing concerns on reopening schools

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – THe Monroe County Board of Education approved the tentative school re-entry plan for 2020-2021.

Employees will begin on August 24, 2020, and students will begin on September 8, 2020.

Following the first week of phase-in scheduling, students will attend school four days per week: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.  Wednesday will be a virtual learning day.  On Wednesday, the school will be deep cleaned.

Parents who are concerned with sending their students to school will have the option of virtual school.

For more information, you can visit: http://boe.monroe.k12.wv.us/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2020/07/MCS-Return-to-School-Protocol-DRAFT-July-21-2020-2.pdf

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