August 11, 2022 - At the 11 August 2022 Regular School Board meeting, the RSU #20 Board of Directors recommended following Maine Department of Education (MDOE) recommendations to follow U.S. CDC updated COVID-19 Guidance for Schools.
U.S. CDC updated COVID-19 Guidance for Schools summary:
Removed the recommendation to cohort Changed recommendation to conduct screening testing to focus on high-risk activities during high COVID-19 Community Level or in response to an outbreak Removed the recommendation to quarantine, except in high-risk congregate settings Removed information about Test to Stay Added detailed information on when to wear a mask, managing cases and exposures, and responding to outbreaks
The Mission of RSU 20 is to provide the highest quality education possible for our students. Our stakeholder groups, teachers, parents, administrators and community members, have identified six areas important to achieving our goal.