YORK Co., Va. – It was a heated debate Wednesday night time over masks in York County colleges.
The college board held a particular session voting to make masks non-obligatory for college kids and workers whereas inside college buildings.
This got here after listening to members of the group, each for and towards sporting masks at school.
“So, everybody right here is speaking about how wholesome youngsters are – my baby shouldn’t be. We stay in a society, and societies are constructed on collective cooperation and collective good. I do know you all are conscious of the accountability that now we have to deal with youngsters,” mentioned one dad or mum.
One other mentioned, “My downside with masks are, when my seventh grade son was coming residence with complications, having to run laps in gymnasium class, to the purpose of just about vomiting… this isn’t wholesome! It actually is not. My 4-year-old goes to Little Log Cabin [a daycare on Rt. 17], she comes residence crying, does not wish to go to high school the following day as a result of she has to put on a masks.”
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Masks will nonetheless be required on college buses. They won’t be required whereas consuming, throughout recess or when persons are open air.
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