Parents face deadlines and have to let schools know whether their children will return to school. But a host of logistical questions remain. When should schools start? Can students ride the bus safely? How will they navigate a full classroom, a crowded cafeteria or an end-of-day hallway?
For a detailed look at schools’ approaches, see Page AXX, and our online guide to start dates and COVID-19 plans at DaytonDailyNews.com/back-to-school.
Back To School
Let the Dayton Daily News be your guide to the new school year and all of the challenges districts face in this coronavirus pandemic. All this month and throughout the school year, count on us to be a one-stop source at daytondailynews.com/back-to-school.
— We will feature educators at area schools, staring with today’s first profile. See Page B1
— This week we investigate the mental health issues facing students and teachers returning during the pandemic.
— Next Sunday, we dig into how schools will monitor student and staff health.