Back to School Updates as of 8/2/2021

"In response to updated guidance for K-12 schools issued on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and with the safety of its nearly 30,000 students and 4,000 employees as a priority, the Richmond County School System (RCSS) has updated its back-to-school plans to require masks. This decision is based on the School System’s collaboration with the Department of Public Health (DPH), current CDC recommendations and COVID-19 conditions in Richmond County – including positive case data, vaccine eligibility and vaccination rates." -Richmond County Board of Education