Several Siskiyou County schools on Friday announced they'll be closing their doors between March 16 and March 30 to stop the spread of Covid-19.
Update: Schools listed below have opted to close starting today, Monday, March 16 through March 30, with students returning to school, at this point, on March 31.
Several Siskiyou County schools on Friday announced they’ll be closing their doors between March 18 and March 30 to stop the spread of Covid-19.
These schools include Dunsmuir Elementary, Dunsmuir High School, Happy Camp Elementary School, Happy Camp Elementary School, Mount Shasta Elementary School, Sisson School, Mount Shasta High School, Weed Elementary School, Weed High School and McCloud High School.
Butteville Elementary was already scheduled to be closed due to a sewer issue.
McCloud Elementary School does not plan to close. On their webpage, the school said they'd consider closure if they were directed to do so by state, county or local health offices, or if two or more cases were confirmed within the district boundaries.In a statement from the Mount Shasta Union Elementary School District on Friday, the decision was made “after careful consideration and coordination” with one another.
At this time, the districts plan to have students return to school on Tuesday, March 31.