Monday, January 10, 2022 - On Monday, Vian Public School Superintendent Victor Salcedo announced that Vian Schools will be transitioning to virtual learning due to the increase of COVID-19 cases.
Classes will switch to virtual on Wednesday, January 12 and are expected to return to in-person learning on Tuesday, January 18.
Salcedo stated that "many students, teachers, and parents are sick or in quarantine due to the highly contagious Delta variant."
Students will be provided with books, technology and/or learning packets and virtual days will count as days of school.
A Situation Update released from the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) on Monday stated that COVID numbers from over the weekend "reflect a steady increase in community transmission."
According to the OSDH, there are currently 61,912 active COVID-19 cases in the state with an average of almost 7,000 new cases each day.
KXMX News Staff
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