MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —St. Cloud Cathedral High School is getting a lot of attention this morning, because, despite the heavy snow that fell earlier this week, students still had to go to class.
Instead of a snow day, they held a “virtual class day.”READ MORE: Alec Baldwin Fired Prop Gun That Killed Cinematographer, Injured Director On Movie Set (CBS News)
Students were required to log into their laptops or iPads and work from home. Everything went so smoothly that the principal announced the school will no longer have snow days.READ MORE: 3 People Shot In Separate Minneapolis Shootings Thursday Night
Students didn’t like it at first, but most have changed their minds, saying they’d prefer to skip out on a day of sledding rather than make-up days in the summer.MORE NEWS: Data Show COVID Cases In Minnesota Schools Have Declined, But Experts Still Watching For Long-Term Trends
Minnesota’s Department of Education has been mulling over how to effectively bring virtual classes to all public schools.