NewsCovering California


Fresno County to seek court order against reopened school

School Library
Posted at 6:06 PM, Aug 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-14 22:17:48-04

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Students at a private school in California attended their second day of in-person classes Friday despite state and county orders to close the campus. Fresno County says it will now seek a court order to close Immanuel Schools in Reedley. The county on Thursday told the school to close its classrooms until the county is removed from a state monitoring list for two weeks. But the school allowed students into classes Thursday and Friday without masks or social distancing. Its trustees and superintendent said they believe students' will benefit better from classroom instruction.