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Mask Mandate within the Schools

The July 15 Directive providing for the mandatory use of face coverings in certain settings is hereby amended to require the use of face coverings, as detailed in that directive, in all public and private K-12 schools. All provisions set forth in the July 15 Directive apply to public and private K-12 schools.

The requirements described in the July 15 Directive providing for the mandatory use of face coverings in certain settings and the August 12 Directive providing for the mandatory use of face coverings in all K-12 schools are modified to apply in all counties statewide, whether or not a county has identified four active cases.

Indoor school spaces are considered indoor spaces open to the public.

School-related outdoor activities are considered organized outdoor activities.

All provisions of the July 15 Directive remain in effect except as expressly amended by this Directive.

The full directive is here.