By: KDKA-TV News Staff
LOWER BURRELL (KDKA) – Burrell School District will be moving to remote learning following the district’s Thanksgiving break.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Sunny Skies Following Overnight Storms
According to Burrell School District’s Superintendent Dr. Shannon Wagner, the district has reported four positive COVID-19 cases in the past week and in response to that, will take the next five days to provide families and students with information on how remote learning will work.READ MORE: Secretary Of State Antony Blinken To Make Pittsburgh Visit
While remote learning will be in place for two weeks between December 1 and December 14, Dr. Wagner emphasized that it is not a full school closure and will continue to work with their clubs as well as athletics “as long as feasible.”MORE NEWS: Nestle Recalls DiGiorno Crispy Pan Pepperoni Pizzas Due To Mislabeling Issue
Then, following returning to in-person instruction on December 15, the district will again move to remote learning following winter break from January 4 until January 15 with in-person instruction beginning again on Tuesday, January 19.