A North Texas school district is extending its winter break because of a surge in COVID-19 cases among its staff.
Based on recent COVID-19 numbers schools are revisiting their post-holiday plans to see if adjustments should be made. Italy ISD in Ellis extended its winter break to Monday, January 11th after a cluster of faculty and staff tested positive for COVID-19. We reached out to several other districts in our area for details on back-to-school plans. The answers vary.