Volusia County school leaders expected to vote on face mask policy

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. — On Monday, Volusia County School District leaders are expected to vote on the county’s face mask policy for the upcoming school year.

The policy includes making face coverings voluntary for students and staff members.

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The board still has to give the changes final approval.

If approved, the changes will take effect on July 1.

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So far, Brevard, Lake, Osceola counties will not require students or staff members to wear a face mask on campus.

Katlyn Brieskorn, WFTV.com

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.