BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) – Monday marked a milestone that some parents have been waiting for.
A few local school districts, such as Ashwaubenon and De Pere Unified, welcomed elementary students back to the classroom.
Despite the ongoing pandemic, some parents say they’re ready for this step.
”I was excited for it, my kids were excited too, I think they were getting bored at home and wanted to get back and see their friends and teachers,” said parent Lisa Zenz.
Other parents had mixed emotions.
“As long as there’s certain precautions in place, I feel okay with it. My son is very well aware of what he needs to do to keep his mask on and sanitize and all that stuff,” said Kristyn Elbe.
With school being virtual up until Monday, parent John Kester says the biggest obstacle for his family was keeping his children on track.
“The only challenge was keeping the kids focused, not…