One Sioux City Community School Board member and her family are in quarantine after testing positive for COVID-19.
Perla Alarcon-Flory joined Monday night’s board meeting by phone and expressed her support to move to hybrid learning for students and staff in the district due to increasing cases of the virus in schools across the district.
Alarcon-Flory shares her experience with COVID-19 and the impact of the disease on her life and her thoughts on providing students with the best educational opportunity during the pandemic.
Perla Alarcon-Flory says he admires the efforts made by teachers and employees to serve and meet the needs of children in our community. She says COVID is scary and has been devastating for many, but there is hope, especially for younger people and for those with no underlying medical conditions and as a global society we will overcome the disease.