BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Kern High School District has announced it will pause in-person instruction as well as athletics and activities by the end of the day on Wednesday amid a rise in COVID-19 cases.
Distance learning and virtual support services for all students will remain in effect until it’s safe and appropriate to resume in-person instruction, supports and services, the district said.
Daily distance learning and support services will be provided to all students from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., with additional support time available between 1:30-3 p.m. Daily meal service to students will take place from 1-2:30 p.m. on all comprehensive high school campuses as well as at Nueva Continuation High School.
Meals will be available at Arvin High School daily from 4:30-6 p.m., according to KHSD.
The Bakersfield City School District has already suspended in-person instruction and activities on campuses as of last week.