August 2021 Blog Archive

District Posts Unilateral Health and Safety Manual Mon, Aug 30, 2021   Updated on August 1, 2021 DISTRICT POSTS THE REVISED COVID-19 HEALTH AND SAFETY MANUAL PUTTING STUDENTS AND EMPLOYEES AT RISK OCPS posted the "new version" of the OCPS COVID-19 Health and Safety Manual before the scheduled CTA b... Read More

HOW MANY STUDENTS ARE UN-MASKED AT YOUR SCHOOL? Fri, Aug 20, 2021 August 20, 2021 The District's optional mask mandate surely puts students, employees, families and the community at risk, as the pandemic rages and the positivity rate is over 20%. Orange County Public Schools has chosen to go against the recommen... Read More

DISTRICT'S COVID-19 PROCEDURES Fri, Aug 20, 2021 August 20, 2021   At the August 19, 2021 School Board Work Session, school board members were provided with packet with the District's COVID-19 Procedures. The document contains memos from the state and memos to principals that CTA had reque... Read More

LETTERS TO DESANTIS & FLORIDA SUPERINTENDENTS FROM USDOE SECRETARY MIGUEL CARDONA Fri, Aug 13, 2021 August 12, 2021 U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona  sent the letters to Governor Ron DeSantis and Florida Superintendents (see below).   He wrote to Desantis,"The safe return to in-person instruction requires that school dist... Read More