State government announced that all schools in the state and private network must return to receiving students obligatorily on the 18th; decision on the municipal network is up to the mayors.
As schools city councils in the city of São Paulo will follow the determination of the State and resume in-person classes next Monday, 18. The information was confirmed by the Municipal Health Department to Young pan. The governor João Doria (PSDB) announced on Wednesday, 13, that all public schools in the state and private network must return to receive students obligatorily on the 18th. Mayors can determine whether or not the municipal network will return. Currently, the presence of students in classrooms is optional. Sanitary measures against Covid-19, such as the use of masks, alcohol gel and social distancing, continue to apply. The secretary of the State of Education, Rossieli Soares, recalled that 97% of professionals in the area have already been vaccinated against Covid-19 in São Paulo. Among students aged 17 to 12, 90% have already received at least the first dose.