While every school district has its own rules for containing COVID-19 on campus, the CDC has also released recommendations to help schools stay safe.
The Phoenix Union High School District announced the campaign last week in an attempt to get 85% of its school community vaccinated.
As school resumed in the Chandler Unified School District on Wednesday students are no longer required to mask up or quarantine after being exposed to COVID-19.
Gov. Doug Ducey announced last month that he was rescinding mask mandates for all K-12 schools despite pushback from some school officials.
Education leaders are worried that unsafe holiday gatherings could lead to a rise in COVID-19 transmissions and potential school closures
Gov. Doug Ducey has said he does not plan to reinstate any business closures or implement any statewide face-covering requirements.
Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman says her office was not consulted on the changes to the state’s health recommendations.