Here’s who needs a mask in back-to-school supplies
As the kids return to Minnesota classrooms, here’s a list of the central Minnesota school districts that will have mask mandates in place to start the coming year.
The state of Minnesota has left the decision on whether or not to require face masks to be worn by individual districts. Here is the latest list of face mask requirements for public school districts in our area.
REMINDER: Despite the masking policies of local school districts, all students in the state of Minnesota are required by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to wear appropriate face coverings when traveling to an area. bus.
- Albania: Not required.
- Annandale: Not required.
- Becker: Not required.
- Eden Valley-Watkins: Not required.
- Elans River: Not required.
- Kimball: Not required.
- Small falls: Not required.
- Melrose: Not required.
- Milaca: Not required.
- Pierz: Not required.
- Princeton: Not required,
- ROCORI: Not required.
- Royalton: Not required.
- Saint Cloud : Obligatory.
- Sartell-St. Stéphane: Obligatory.
- Sauk center: Not required.
- Sauk Rapids-Rice: Not required.
Many districts that do not require face masks for the start of the school year still recommend and encourage their use, as does the Minnesota Department of Health.
Be sure to check with your child’s school district for the latest requirements and guidelines. If we learned anything last year, it’s that things will change.
Stay safe and healthy, and let’s find ways to help and support each other, no matter which side of the fence we land on regarding all of this.