Santa Maria, Calif. – Students at Santa Maria-Bonita started the new semester Tuesday online.
“We have not yet achieved the tier status that would enable us to return to school," said Superintendent Luke Ontiveros.
Ontiveros said at this time, there isn't an end in sight for distance learning anytime soon.
As for the COVID-19 vaccine, the district is waiting to hear news about it.
For now, students will continue to obtain their education online.