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New school year for Lex 2 students begins, Tuesday

There will be school busses on the road Tuesday. Students return for the first day of the school year 2020-21. Photo is of Riverbank Elementary School teachers.

Lexington School District Two teachers reported to school in August. Students have the option of attending class in-person two days of the week, this year, because of the coronavirus crisis. Or students can stay home for virtual school only.

Last school year, in-person classes were stopped on March 16, because of coronavirus fears.

While students will only be in school, in-person, two days a week, teachers will be in their classrooms five days of the week, this year, with one -half of the students coming on alternating days. Wednesdays, no students will be at school.

Some teachers will conduct virtual classes only for the parents who opted not to send their children to school for fear of the coronavirus.