Does this new guidance recommend more restrictive measures for elementary schools?

No. Per CDC guidance, schools that are already open may remain open, as long as the rate of in-school transmission remains low and mitigation measures are fully and consistently implemented.  

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1. Does this new guidance recommend more restrictive measures for elementary schools?
2. Does this new guidance recommend more restrictive measures for sports?
3. What if social distancing of six feet in classrooms is not possible with all students attending?
4. Is there any data that would indicate differences in transmission based on school being in session three, four, or five days per week versus two?
5. Will the Clay County dashboard be updated to reflect the updated CDC guidelines? Why is the positivity rate no longer being used as a criterion?
6. Why are you adopting DESE/MO DHSS masking guidance now instead of when it was released?