Kirkwood elementary school moves online with one-fourth of staff under coronavirus quarantine

The school is at least the 11th in the St. Louis region to pivot to distance learning this month because of a spike in coronavirus cases or quarantines …

“Many of these instructional staff members are part of the core team of support for our students. We need to ensure adequate staffing whenever our students are in school,” said David Ulrich, Kirkwood superintendent, in a statement.