Sioux City public schools are set to open on August 24. However, the surge in Coronavirus cases this week, teachers and parents are concerned about safety.
Nearly 700 new cases reported yesterday, and seven deaths.
During an online forum last night focused on A Safe Return to Schools,
University of Iowa Professor of Internal Medicine Dr. Eli Perencevich answered questions preventing the spread the virus in schools.
Perencevich said he was disappointed that state leaders were not requiring all Iowans to wear masks in public and in schools.