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  •   Home > News > Education

    Schools are facing hesitancy from parents, about sending their children back from the start of Term One

    Schools are facing hesitancy from parents, about sending their children back from the start of Term One


    Students at most schools will return today and tomorrow.

    Under the Red Traffic Light restrictions, teachers and students Year Four and above must wear a mask indoors -- and teachers must be vaccinated.

    Jono Hendricks -- the Principal of Glen Innes School -- says a teacher aide will be speaking with and encouraging parents who are hesitant about bringing kids back to school.

    However, he says at some point it will become a truancy issue.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

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