The delta variant and rising COVID-19 cases are making back-to-school stressful for a lot of parents, who worry about sending their kids to class for in-person learning for the first time in over a year. Anoushah Rasta reports for NBC4 News at 7 p.m. on August 9, 2021.
Another side effect of COVID-19, the School District of Philadelphia will see an uptick in students enrolling in summer school this year. Nearly 15,000 students have already signed up to make up for lost learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. This is an increase from the 9,300 students that signed up last year.