Diocese of Baton Rouge issues COVID-19 guidelines for 2021-22 school year

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Diocese of Baton Rouge issued COVID-19 guidelines for Catholic schools for the upcoming 2021-22 school year.

Catholic schools in the area will return to previous practices including social distancing, quarantining and mask-wearing. All faculty, administrators and students are to follow guidelines.

“There will be no exceptions or exemptions to these practices based on vaccination status,” said Bishop Michael Duca in the letter.

Click here to read the full letter.

Catholic schools are set to begin this week, you can find all available start dates below:

Catholic Schools in ASCENSION PARISH
Ascension Catholic – August 6, 2021
St. Theresa Middle – August 9, 2021
St. John Primary – August 9, 2021
Catholic Schools in – ASSUMPTION PARISH
St. Elizabeth – August 5, 2021

Catholic Schools in EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH
Catholic High School – August 9, 2021
Cristo Rey Franciscan – August 9, 2021
Most Blessed Sacrament – August 6, 2021
Our Lady of Mercy – August 9, 2021
Redemptorist Elementary – August 9, 2021
Sacred Heart – August 9, 2021
St. Aloysius – August 5, 2021
St. Francis Xavier – August 6, 2021
St. George – August 6, 2021
St. Jean Vianney – August 5, 2021
St. Joseph’s Academy – August 11, 2021
St. Jude – August 6, 2021
St. Michael the Archangel High – August 5, 2021
St. Thomas More – August 6, 2021

Catholic Schools in CENTRAL
St. Alphonsus – August 11, 2021

Catholic Schools in IBERVILLE PARISH
St. John Interparochial School – August 9, 2021

Catholic Schools in POINTE COUPEE PARISH
Catholic of Pointe Coupee – August 6, 2021

Catholic Schools in ST. JAMES PARISH
St. Peter Chanel – August 6, 2021

Catholic Schools in TANGIPAHOA PARISH
Holy Ghost School – August 4, 2021
Mater Dolorosa School – August 4, 2021
St. Joseph School – August 5, 2021
St. Thomas Aquinas High – August 5, 2021

Catholic Schools in WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH
Holy Family School – August 9, 2021

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