The Minneapolis and Roseville school districts are now requiring staff to get vaccinated against COVID-19 or face regular COVID-19 testing.
Sheridan School in Minneapolis is closed Friday after a break-in in overnight.
Under the resolution up for consideration, teachers, staff, volunteers, and contractors who work directly with students would be required to either get vaccinated or undergo regular testing.
While Minneapolis Public Schools was able to deal with the shortage of bus drivers it is facing for the start of classes, things didn't go as smoothly in Robbinsdale.
The first day of school in Minneapolis started with few issues, the district report, even as officials scramble to deal with a shortage of bus drivers.
Many Minnesota school districts are instituting mask mandates for the upcoming school year as the COVID-19 delta variant spreads. While some are requiring students and staff to wear masks, such as Minneapolis and St. Paul, others are recommending it or making it optional.
The start of the school year is approaching for Minneapolis Public Schools, but district leaders are still struggling with how to get students to class because of a shortage of bus drivers.
The start of the school year is approaching for Minneapolis Public Schools. But district leaders are still struggling with how to get students to class, because of a shortage of bus drivers.
Minneapolis Public Schools is encouraging families who are able to transport students to school on their own as the school district faces a shortage of bus drivers.
There is a new effort underway at Minneapolis Public Schools to make sure Somali students know and understand their language and culture.
Minneapolis Public Schools will require masks for all staff, students and visitors this school year, starting Aug. 9.
Minneapolis Public Schools will require masks for all staff, students and visitors this school year. St. Paul Public Schools is looking to adopt a similar resolution.
Despite sending students from 15 schools home for the last few days during a heat wave, Minneapolis Schools is welcoming everyone back for the last day of school.
15 schools in Minneapolis will shift to distance learning this week as temperatures are expected to stay in the 90s through Thursday.
Minneapolis Public Schools are moving to back to distance learning for the second half of next week in anticipation of a verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial.
A Minneapolis high school principal called on her community to offer in-person activities for students during a two-week break at the beginning of April that will coincide with a high-profile murder trial in the city.
Minneapolis Public Schools will be celebrating "Tyler Johnson Day" on Friday in honor of the North High School alum who recently won a Super Bowl.
Minneapolis Public Schools announced middle and high school students will return to the classroom, starting April 12.
With coronavirus cases continuing to fall, and vaccine efforts gaining speed, Governor Tim Walz says it's time to get more middle and high school students back into classrooms, leaving some districts scrambling to adjust.
The Minneapolis Public School District says 5,573 students will be returning to in-person learning this week. They plan to bring back Pre-k and Kindergarten students on Monday and First and Second graders on Wednesday.