Update of mask D203
Masks will be required at the start of the next school year for students in Naperville School District 203. At last night’s meeting, the education council voted to follow guidelines from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Illinois Department of Public Health and demand universal masking at the interior. Students, teachers, staff and visitors will be required to wear masks regardless of their immunization status. District administration will provide an update at the next meeting on August 16th.
Beginning today, people visiting buildings in the City of Naperville are required to wear masks, regardless of their immunization status. City officials made the announcement yesterday, after consulting with local health officials and reviewing the latest hiding guidelines from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In a press release, city officials added that people attending the board, commission or other meetings are allowed to remove their masks if vaccinated and maintain a social distance of 6 feet.
COVID-19 vaccination clinic
The two local school districts of Naperville Indian Prairie School District 204 and Naperville Community Unit School District 203 are teaming up with the DuPage County Health Department to provide six opportunities to be vaccinated against COVID-19 from August 4 to 14. The Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be offered. Participating students under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For more information, you can visit the DCHD website.
Taekwondo students shine
Recently, the American Martial Arts Academy in Naperville competed in the 2021 Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) National Taekwondo Championships and won 21 medals. The event took place over five days and brought together 23 taekwondo students from Naperville and thousands more from across the country. The Naperville school won 13 gold, 5 silver and 3 bronze. Their eyes are now on the ATU National Taekwondo Championships taking place in October 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia.
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