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School board and teachers agree on back-to-school rules

Some elementary students return Feb. 1


January 27, 2021

VOTING YES FOR SCHOOLS IS THE STUDENTS’ CHOICE – Shaelee Starr, left and Charles Baker, La Conner High School seniors, were among some two dozens students, staff and parents at the La Conner roundabout Monday from 4 to 5 p.m. reminding folks they have till Feb. 9 to cast their ballots. Motorists responded with honks, waves and thumbs up. – Photo by Ken Stern

The La Conner School Board on Monday approved a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the school district and La Conner Education Association addressing requirements for returning to school during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The agreement focuses on putting in place health screening, masking, social distancing and room cleaning and sanitizing standards to safely bring students and staff back to school.

“This gives everybody some structure with which to work through the hybrid model,” interim superintendent Rich Stewart said of the agreement, which was outlined during a 90-minute Zoom m...

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