BOSTON (CBS) – Thousands of students in Boston will head back to school Monday for the first time in nearly a year. Hybrid learning begins for students in Pre-K through third grade.
In two weeks, grades 4 through 8 will be welcomed back, followed by high school students on March 29th.READ MORE: Water Conservation Urged In Massachusetts Amid Dry Spell
High needs students have been in class since February 1.READ MORE: Massachusetts Reports 1,831 New COVID Cases, 8 Additional Deaths
The district said extra safety precautions are in place including air purifiers, high-quality HVAC filters and medical grade PPE for staff.MORE NEWS: Dorchester Grandmother Killed By Stray Bullet While Sitting On Porch Identified As Delois Brown
Families can choose to stay with full remote learning if they want.