NJ high school reinstates mask mandate for 10 days following rise in new COVID-19 cases
Montclair High School is having its students mask up again in an effort to stop the spread following reports Tuesday of 13 new COVID-19 cases among students, staff and faculty.
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The school district reinstated the mask mandate at the high school for 10 days. According to Essex County, there are 11 new COVID-19 cases today in Montclair.
The Montclair School District COVID-19 dashboard shows in the past seven days, there have been 37 confirmed student cases and three staff cases.
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The statewide school and day care mask mandate was lifted on March 7.
Across the school district, there are over 600 new cases. The mask mandate will be lifted on May 13.