Help needed to curb increasing transmission in school, childcare, and youth settings
Local, state health officials share resources to ease transition back to school
Last updated 9/24/2021 at 10:10am
It's heartening to see students, teachers, and staff heading back into the classroom. Snohomish County's public and private schools have been working hard to prepare facilities to welcome people back to campus. Students, staff, and families have also been preparing to return with masks, hand sanitizer, and extra distance added to their supply lists.
However, COVID-19 transmission remains high in Snohomish County and around our region right now. That is leading to an increasing number of positive cases being identified in students and staff. Each confirmed case results in anywhere from a han...