Students planned a protest in response to white students flying a Confederate flag and using racial slurs.
The district is set to become the largest in the country to require all students who are eligible to get vaccinated.
The judge ruled with parents challenging the order, saying that the ban creates unsafe conditions for children.
A judge ruled last week that the governor’s ban violates the same Parents’ Bill of Rights it was trying to impose.
The department says that mask mandate bans could be discriminatory toward students who are susceptible to the virus.
Child care providers who struggled in the pandemic are asking for economic relief and recognition as essential workers.
The bill would provide kids with free breakfast, lunch, dinner and a snack regardless of their family’s income.
Amid COVID, gaps have widened when it comes to regular pediatrician visits, maternal mental health and food insecurity.
Without massive changes in policy, it may be too late to save thousands of closed child care businesses.
Advocates argue that a permanent free meal program in public schools would help eliminate child hunger.