News In Brief

Wayne Township schools will delay its reopening to Aug. 12 for the new school year.

The original start date was July 29. The school board voted on the decision July 13.

The move came the same day that Washington Township schools voted to continue with online learning for the start of the school year.

All 11 Marion County school districts previously had a unified plan for reopening.

The state's largest district, Indianapolis Public Schools, still plans to reopen Aug. 3. Dr. Virgnia Caine, director of the county health department, said during an IPS town hall July 13 that it's OK for schools to reopen.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.