BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – A day after announcing COVID-19 policies for Catholic schools, the Diocese of Baton Rouge has reconsidered a few of its policies.
In a letter from the Office of the Bishop, clarifications were made about the COVID-19 protocols:
- Masks will be optional
- No requirement to prove vaccination status
- Field trips and elementary sports programs will be resumed
- Daily temperature checks will be eliminated
- Guidance will be reexamined regarding other protocols including quarantine and physical distancing