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Coastal Bend school districts awaiting TEA, UIL guidance after Gov. Abbott lifts statewide mask mandate

Governor Abbott announced on Tuesday that he is lifting the statewide mask mandate.

TEXAS, USA — On Tuesday Governor Greg Abbott announced Texas businesses will be able to open at full capacity and the statewide mask mandate will be lifted.

Starting on Wednesday, March 10 the statewide mask order will be lifted as well as businesses opening to full capacity.

Several Coastal Bend school district’s say they will keep their mask policies in place until further notice and some districts say they are waiting for guidance from the TEA.  

Here's a list of schools keeping their mask policies in place until further notice:

3News will keep you updated as more information becomes available from more school districts.

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