Orange County School District updates mask policy

District updated list of when students do not have to wear a mask

Cloth coronavirus masks.
Cloth coronavirus masks. (WKMG)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Board members with Orange County Public Schools updated the district’s mask policy at a meeting on Tuesday.

Students and employees are required to wear face coverings while they are on campus.

The district released a list of situations when students don’t have to wear a mask:

  • If a student has a medical condition preventing them from wearing a mask and the kid has a certification from a health care provider
  • Periodic outdoor breaks when social distancing can be applied
  • Participating in classes and activities involving instruments, choral and theatrical performance
  • At lunch

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