Feature - COVID19 - Afterlockdown - Schools Reopening in Normandy
After two months of lockdown related to the Covid-19 epidemic, on May 11th, 2020, 85% of French schools reopened in accordance with the health protocol provided by the Ministry of Education and the prefectures. Thus, 1.5 million students returned to school, having to respect the rules of physical distancing.
A week later, on May 18th, it was the middle school students from the 6th and 5th grades (aged 11 and 12) who resumed classes with the obligation to wear a mask.
Jean Gaumy photographed the hygienic and sanitary preparations by local staff in order to welcome pupils at the Jean Macé primary...