Willoughby-Eastlake Schools move forward with switch to virtual learning; will re-evaluate at end of October

Willoughby-Eastlake Schools move forward with switch to virtual learning; will re-evaluate at end of October
Willoughby-Eastlake schools move to virtual learning until further notice after rise in COVID case

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Officials from Willoughby-Eastlake City Schools met on Monday night to discuss the plan to move forward to remote learning following recent COVID-19 exposures in at least two district buildings.

The Willoughby-Eastlake Board of Education ruled during Monday’s meeting that district officials will meet again at the end of October and re-evaluate the COVID-19 threat level in Lake County and how the exposure could impact potential reopening plans.

Additional information was provided during a press conference on Tuesday.

Willoughby-Eastlake Schools officials discuss district's switch to virtual learning following COVID-19 exposures https://bit.ly/34MLcMs

Posted by Cleveland 19 News on Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Extracurricular activities will be reinstated once additional safety precautions have been established.

The decision to move from in-person lessons to virtual learning for students in all of the district’s 13 schools buildings was made after coronavirus cases were discovered in at least two facilities.

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