Havre School board changes COVID restrictions
School board approves five-day learning for K-5, changes social distance and mask rules
Last updated 4/14/2021 at 12:37pm
Havre Public Schools Board of Trustees Tuesday amended some of its COVID-19 policies, including sending younger students to school for five days and amending its mask mandate in the schools.
The board voted 6-2 to return kindergarten through fifth grade students to five in-person learning days.
Trustees Garrit Ophus and Tim Scheele opposed returning the students to five learning days beginning April 26.
"I have concerns about the K-5 transitioning, and I don't devalue five instructional days, I think that five instructional days is huge, but at the same time we're stuck with those K-5 ki...