Berkeley school district shows progress in reopening preparedness with online dashboards

Photo of Sylvia Mendez Elementary School
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The online dashboards show the progress of Berkeley Unified School District's plans to reopen its schools. The elementary school dashboard is currently the furthest along in its progress, but the middle and high schools are also close to completing their plans.

As schools remain closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Berkeley Unified School District, or BUSD, created online dashboards that show the progress of its plans to reopen schools across multiple grade levels.
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City measures funding Berkeley school district to be voted on in primaries

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