At the high school level, COVID-19 safety protocols keep most instruction on-line, even for those who attend in person.
In the city of Huntington Park, where the median income is about $44,000, 12% of high school students have returned to in-person learning. In the Woodland Hills area of Los Angeles, where the median is nearly $100,000, only 5% have returned.
Beutner stressed the extensive safety measures put in place on campuses, the district’s massive COVID-19 testing program and commitment to make vaccinations available.
IRVINE, Calif. — Prosecutors say a Southern California man has pleaded not guilty to charges he obtained $5 million in federal coronavirus-relief loans for phony businesses and then used the money for lavish vacations and to buy a Ferrari, a Bentley and a Lamborghini.
Mustafa Qadiri was arrested last week on suspicion of scheming to defraud the Paycheck Protection Program.
The 38-year-old will stand trial in June on multiple charges including bank fraud, wire fraud, aggravated identity theft and money laundering.
Prosecutors say his loan applications included altered bank records, fake tax returns and false information about employees.
He was released on $100,000 bond.