Medical Lake students will study from home this fall
District follows lead of Spokane, Cheney and Tri-Cities schools
Last updated 8/7/2020 at 8:12pm
MEDICAL LAKE — Local students will be starting the school year mostly online learning model, School District Superintendent Tim Ames announced today, Aug. 7.
The decision followed state and regional health recommendations for “high-risk” counties where more than 75 new coronavirus cases have been reported in a 14-day period.
“Our school board and administrative team have the obligation to follow the strong recommendations from the health experts,” Ames said in a video posted to the district’s website. “Though it is not the situation we had hoped for, distance learning is one...