LAUSD preps for fall classes

When Los Angeles Unified students return to campuses a month from now, staff and students, with some exceptions, will be expected to wear masks indoors, as they did when schools reopened in the spring.

But those who are fully vaccinated will no longer have to undergo regular COVID- 19 testing, a major departure from district protocols in the spring when all staff and students on campus were to be tested weekly.

And student athletes will be back to their regular sports schedules this fall.

Those were some of the highlights that district staff reported to the Board of Education last week, outlining what the new school year — which starts Aug. 16 — will look like. Click here to read more: