London to close all elementary schools amid COVID surge, new strain

Posted by on January 1, 2021 3:17 pm
Categories: US National Stories

British officials announced Friday that all schools serving younger children will shut for two weeks due to rising coronavirus infections and concerns over a new strain. Education authorities had initially opted to reopen most primary schools after Christmas break while delaying class resumption for older kids. But with COVID-19 rates surging and heightening worry over…