As the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has quickly grown into a global pandemic, schools and universities across the world have hastened to curb its spread by transitioning to online classes. On Wednesday, March 11, St. Luke’s announced its plans to move to distance learning. While no cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the St. Luke’s community, the administration cancelled in-person classes in order to minimize risk of exposure to the highly contagious disease. It is unclear if St. Luke’s will return to campus after spring break, but [the school’s IT] Teach Tech’s faculty training sessions and Friday’s practice day prepared the community well for the possibility of extended online learning. Read more in St. Luke’s student newspaper, The Sentinel: “St. Luke’s Transitions to Online Learning, Community Spirit Prevails” by Elyse Kim ’21. St. Luke’s is a secular private school in New Canaan, CT for grades 5-12. St. Luke’s mission is an exceptional education that inspires a deep love of learning, a strong moral compass, the commitment to serve, and the confidence to lead. St. Luke’s Center for Leadership advances our Learn more about St. Luke’s School.Subscribe
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