La Plata School District Working Through Challenges Following Fire

It’s been two weeks since a fire significantly damaged the elementary portion of the La Plata school building. This has resulted in the majority of elementary students attending classes at the La Plata First Baptist Church. Interim Superintendent Rick Roberts…

Because the district’s cafeteria was in the elementary portion of the building, the district has had to scramble to provide meals for students.

The district has been providing sack lunches to students since the fire. The mobile kitchen is expected to begin providing hot meals next week.