Barbourville Independent Schools return to at-home learning

Published: Oct. 22, 2020 at 6:46 PM EDT
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Update 10/29/20:

In a Facebook post Thursday afternoon, Barbourville Independent Schools announced they are returning to virtual instruction for the first week of November.

The district said the decision was based on the fact that Knox County is in the red on the state’s COVID-19 incidence rate map.

Live, virtual instruction for all students will return for the week of Monday, November 2 through Friday, November 6, excluding Election Day on Tuesday, November 3.

The district says they will consult with the health department on Thursday, November 5 to make a decision for the following week.

Original Story 10/22/20:

Barbourville Independents School will return to their hybrid schedule Monday, October 26.

Barbourville City Schools posted on Facebook that although they are still in the red, they are on the low end and cases in Knox County have decreased.

Students have the choice to follow the hybrid option or receive virtual instruction only.

Posted by Barbourville City School on Thursday, October 22, 2020

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