Elementary faculty college students in Richardson ISD can now take away their face masks throughout out of doors bodily schooling courses and recess.
The change to the district’s COVID-19 security measures took impact Monday. District officers had mentioned attainable modifications to security protocols in a number of boards, together with throughout a March 8 board assembly.
College leaders stated the district’s “Let’s Speak” app acquired a complete of 136 feedback from dad and mom and workers members about masks. Most commenters — 109 — favored conserving the masks. Fifteen stated the district ought to dispose of masks and 12 supported making it a selection.
The district additionally performed an nameless workers survey about whether or not lecture rooms ought to maintain clear, protecting shields in place between scholar desks, one other protocol designed to scale back the unfold of the coronavirus.