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Sweetwater outlines reopening plans amid coronavirus

Posted at 5:15 PM, Jun 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-18 20:16:34-04

CHULA VISTA, Calif. (KGTV) -- The Sweetwater Union High School District announced Thursday that it plans to reopen August 3.

According to the district, only distance or virtual learning will be available on August 3. No on campus instruction will be available.

On August 28, the district will transition to "Phase 1" where 10 percent of students will be allowed on campus at any given time.

As public health orders permit, the campus will move into phase two, where 20 percent of students will be allowed on campus. Phase three will see 50 percent or more of students on campus plus "some activities." No timeline was given for phase two and three.

According to the district, families who opt out will have the option to fully enroll in virtual instruction beginning August 28.