By Robert Medley
Southwest Covenant School in Yukon opened the doors for the first day of school for children pre-K through 12th grade.
Teachers, staff and students at a Yukon Christian school returned to their classrooms and welcomed nearly 500 students for the start of a new school year on Thursday, Aug. 20 at the campus, 2300 S Yukon Parkway.
The school’s 65-member staff will take extra precautions to keep everyone safe in the wake of COVID-19, school officials report.
The fall enrollment for the school is 274 elementary students, 119 junior high school students and 103 students in the high school for a total of 496 students.