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Most capital area schools end mask mandates

2 years 8 months 3 weeks ago Wednesday, October 27 2021 Oct 27, 2021 October 27, 2021 10:21 AM October 27, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ

Governor Edwards announced Tuesday that Louisiana will lift its statewide mask mandate though continue to require masks in K-12 schools. School that choose to incorporate the CDC's quarantine guidelines will be allowed to opt out of the mandate.

This is how schools in the capital area have responded so far:

Ascension Parish - No mask mandate starting Oct. 27.

Catholic Schools in Baton Rouge Diocese  - No mask mandate mandate starting Oct. 27.

East Baton Rouge Parish - No mask mandate starting Feb. 14.

Livingston Parish - No mask mandate starting Oct. 28.

St. Helena Parish - No mask mandate starting Oct. 27.

West Baton Rouge Parish - No mask mandate starting Oct. 28.

West Feliciana Parish -  No mask mandate starting Oct. 28.

Zachary - No mask mandate effective Oct. 28.

*Federal mandate still requires masks on school buses.

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