FREDERICK, Md. (WJZ) — Frederick County Public Schools will continue virtual learning through the first semester, the school system announced Thursday morning.

The Board of Education discussed some options for a hybrid learning approach, however motions to move toward the hybrid model failed to get enough votes to pass.

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The first semester is scheduled to end on January 26, 2021.

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Other districts throughout Maryland are considering hybrid options as the school year continues. Anne Arundel County school board members voted Wednesday in favor of a hybrid model reopening plan.

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