FAQs on K-12 School Closure from the Office of the Governor Tony Evers (March 15, 2020)
Governor Tony Evers directed Secretary-designee Andrea Palm to close all public and private schools beginning at 5pm on Wednesday, March 18th . This order applies to any type of pupil instruction or extra curricular activity that occurs in a school building or on school grounds. The anticipated reopening date of schools is April 6, 2020, but this will be reevaluated as updated information becomes available. The Department of Public Instruction (DPI) is maintaining a website to provide the latest updates related to COVID-19 impacts to schools. Please visit their website for more detailed information.