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Massachusetts schools push forward with reopening now with help of more testing

25 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

Boston Public Schools reopened all of its buildings for the first time since October on Thursday and will welcome back nearly 8,000 students this week, joining other districts across the state bringing students back after months of remote-only classes.
After the district's original start date got pushed back due to Monday's snowstorm, BPS was finally able to get kids with disabilities, English language learners and others with high needs back in person as part of a phased reopening plan.
A BPS spokesman said the district expects to have about 7,700 students learning in person this...
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