COLEMAN, TX – In an announcement Wednesday Morning, Coleman ISD Superintendent Brandon McDowell announced that the remainder of Coleman High School's football, volleyball and cross country seasons have been canceled following the district's decision to transition to remote learning beginning Thursday, Nov. 5.
In an announcement Wednesday morning, Coleman ISD superintendent Brandon McDowell said "there are currently several positive COVID-19 cases in the district as well as many pending cases."
The release notes that there are currently several positive COVID-19 cases within the district, as well as many pending cases.
In his announcement McDowell states, "The COVID-19 situation is changing rapidly at Coleman ISD. There are currently several positive COVID-19 cases in the district as well as many pending cases, we want to be proactive in providing educational services during very unpredictable times. Based on information received this morning (November 4) in meetings with county health officials, TEA, Region 15, and administrators Coleman ISD will begin remote learning Thursday, November 5, 2020 to November 20, 2020. During this time there will be no extra-curricular activities."
"Based on the ever-changing nature of this situation, administrators will continue to meet and adjust as needed. We all understand these are decisions that have huge impacts on our community on multiple fronts. We appreciate your patience as we work through unpredictable times. Please monitor the website and social media accounts for updated information. As of today, all campuses plan to reopen to students on November 30, 2020 following the Thanksgiving break. Details surrounding these openings will be communicated in the future."