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DCS In-Person Learning Update

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Dothan City Schools Returns to In-Person Learning on Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Girard Intermediate School's entire 3rd and 4th Grade will remain in remote learning until January 20


DOTHAN, Ala. - The majority of Dothan City Schools will return to in-person learning on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Girard Intermediate School's entire 3rd and 4th Grade Classes will remain in remote learning until Thursday, January 20, 2022, and will return to In-Person learning on Friday, January 21, 2022. Transportation will return to normal operations covering all DCS Bus Routes.


All athletic events will continue as scheduled.


Dothan City Schools will continue to monitor COVID-19 and its variants impact on our schools, staffing issues, and communities. Masks will be strongly encouraged inside all DCS facilities and campuses; Per Federal regulations, Masks are required on all DCS Transportation and DCS Head Start's campus (a federally regulated school/program). Per CDC, any individual who was out last week positive will be required to wear a mask for the remainder of this week.


All DCS facilities will continue to use best practice strategies for cleaning recommended by the CDC. All students and staff will be asked to self-monitor for symptoms of COVID-19. If they are feeling sick, they should stay home from school.