Note: This story was updated at 2 p.m. July 24.
Oak Ridge Schools will now have staggered classes for students at its two middle schools and one high school. Those students will now attend classes two days per week and then have online classes the other three days.
Elementary school students will attend classes five days per week.
The new plan was unanimously approved by the Oak Ridge Board of Education during a 45-minute special meeting Thursday afternoon.
The plan had been presented to the school board by Oak Ridge Schools Superintendent Bruce Borchers.[Read more…]