We begin this new school year with great hope and lots of uncertainty. Across the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, our schools are open with our students at home, learning online.
I think there is wide agreement that the best thing for our kids would be to have them returning to their classrooms for in-person instruction.
But the reality is that, based on guidance from health officials, Gov. Gavin Newsom has barred the reopening of the vast majority of California’s public and independent schools in an effort to stop further outbreaks of the coronavirus.