Raimondo announces all Rhode Island schools (except Providence and Central Falls) are approved for full in-person learning

Governor Gina Raimondo announced Monday that all Rhode Island schools (with the exception of Providence and Central Falls) have met five reopening metrics have been approved for full in-person learning starting September 14th.

“Today, I’m proud to say that almost every school district in the state—with two exceptions: Providence and Central Falls—has achieved 5 reopening metrics and has the green light to begin to reopen for full in-person learning on 9/14,” Raimondo said. “Every school has a plan to support students and staff if they become sick. Between detailed mitigation protocols schools are putting in place + the expertise our teams have developed around outbreak response, we are confident that we can slow and prevent outbreaks.”

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