School year will not start in the classroom
Distance learning set to begin in fall
Last updated 8/18/2020 at 1:16pm
The Mukilteo School District had hoped to start the school year with some form of face-to-face instruction for most of its students.
But in light of concerns about the continuing high numbers of COVID-19 cases in the county, which resulted in a recommendation from the Snohomish Health District that schools not have in-person instruction, the district will start the fall with distance learning.
The decision likely will come as a relief to many parents, but also a major disappointment to others.
Earlier this summer, the district sought feedback from families about returning to school in the f...