Pittsburgh Public Schools has pushed back the date for students to return by 2 weeks.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Public School leaders are pushing back the date when students will return to the classroom.

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According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, due to concerns over COVID-19, Superintendent Dr. Anthony Hamlet has said the district plans to reopen the schools to students on Monday, January 18.

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This is two weeks later than the originally scheduled date of January 4.

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Dr. Hamlet also said that students could possibly return to a hybrid model by the end of the month.