School Mask Policy Tracker

Most recently announced state guidance for the 2021/2022 academic year

Prevalence of Mask Policies in US K-12 Schools

Mask Mandate Banned

Local districts do NOT have flexibility to mandate masks

No Mask Mandate - Local Flexibility

State has lifted mask mandates at schools; Local districts have flexibility to mandate masks

Mandate Ban: Legal Limbo

Legal challenges to state-level mandate ban - some districts requiring masks

Masks Required

State has a mask mandate for all schools

9.6%

32.5%

17.5%

40.5%

Percentages represent percent of US K-12 public school enrollment living in states with each policy. For more information contact dennis@burbio.com

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