BLUE SPRINGS, MO (KCTV) -- The Blue Springs School District is officially going to require that masks be worn for the 2020-2021 school year.
This will apply to all in-person students, as well as staff members.
They said in a Facebook post:
"After careful consideration and conversation with local health officials and our task force committees, we will now require cloth face masks for all in-person students and staff members for the 2020-2021 school year.
This policy will be evaluated throughout the year as the situation surrounding COVID-19 changes. We feel strongly that masks will help reduce the spread of COVID-19 and provide the safest possible environment for our students and staff."