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Parents, students to hold rally supporting in-person learning at Birmingham schools

Groves High School
Posted at 1:40 PM, Aug 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-11 13:40:08-04

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. (WXYZ) — Parents and students of the Birmingham School District plan to hold a rally on Tuesday to support in-person learning.

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Those rallying are demanding that the school district provide "safe, in-person learning" for all students in all schools in the Birmingham School District for the 2020-2021 academic school year.

Demonstrators feel that a safe environment conducive to learning can be accomplished.

Currently, the district plans to start the school year virtually, with a plan to revisit options in November 2020.

The rally will be held at Birmingham Groves High School from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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