Lamar CISD to follow governor’s order against mask mandates instead of county’s mask order
Lamar Consolidated Independent School District announced that it will continue to follow Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order to ban mask mandates in schools, despite Fort Bend County’s mask mandate for county schools.
LIST: Which Houston-area school districts will require face masks? Check your child’s district here.
As Gov. Greg Abbott seeks to ban local officials and school districts from requiring masks, a few Houston-area school districts have announced plans to set mask mandates for staff and students for the 2021-2022 school year.