NEWTON FALLS, Ohio (WKBN) – Students attending school in Newton Falls will have to start wearing a mask starting Thursday.
On Wednesday, the district instituted the mask mandate following a rise in COVID-19 cases in the district.
Currently, according to the Newton Falls Schools’ website, there are four active COVID cases. Three are students and one is a staff member.
The district also has 40 students and staff in quarantine, and each student in quarantine will have to miss 10 days of in-person learning.