Los Alamitos School Board Approves Controversial Social Justice Standards, Ethnic Studies CurriculumThe meeting had originally been slated to be held in-person. However, Los Alamitos police recommended it be held online over fears that clashes could erupt between those for and against the plan.
Low Enrollment Forcing 6 LA Catholic Schools To CloseThe six elementary schools are closing because of challenges exacerbated by the pandemic.
Long Beach Unified To Reopen Elementary Schools In Late MarchOn Thursday, Superintendent Jill A. Baker said the district wanted to make sure all teachers and staff members had the opportunity to get both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine before schools returned to in-person learning.
Colton Schools Replace Traditional Water Fountains With Touchless Water Stations To Prevent Spread Of COVIDThe Colton Joint Unified School District installed the refill stations at all 28 of its schools.
Fullerton Joint Union High School District To Reopen Campuses In Mid-FebruaryStudents will be placed in one of two cohorts, with each cohort spending two days a week on campus for in-person classes.
LA County Supervisor Pushes To Vaccinate Teachers EarlyTeachers are in Phase 1B of the vaccine distribution plan, which includes essential workers such as police officers, firefighters, corrections officers, transportation workers and farm workers.
COVID-19 Creating Mental Health Crisis For Children, Experts Say"Mental health issues are at a crisis level, and they already were at a crisis level."
Many Ventura Schools May Be Forced To Delay Reopening Plans If COVID-19 Cases SpikeIf the county falls back into the purple tier of California’s coronavirus recovery roadmap, schools which have not yet resumed in-person instruction will have to postpone plans to do so until the county gets moved back into the red.
LA County Releases Additional Guidelines For Reopening, Reports 35 New COVID-19 DeathsThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Thursday issued new guidelines after announcing Wednesday that nail salons, indoor malls, cardrooms and outside playgrounds would be allowed to reopen.
Manhattan Beach Salons, Barbershops Reopen Indoors At 25% Capacity; Schools To Allow Some On-Campus Learning For Specialized ServicesLimited in-door operations of hair salons and barbershops as well as some on-campus operations for schools will resume in Manhattan Beach following Los Angeles County's revised health order.
Newsom Orders All Public, Private Schools In Watch-Listed Counties To Stay ClosedThirty counties remain on the state’s watch list, including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura.