Back to High School, After Missing So Much
Photo: Christopher Capozziello
Dana Goldstein, The New York Times
After a year of remote education in Waterbury, Connecticut, students and staff members are finally returning to John F. Kennedy High School.
Students are taller and more mature—sometimes physically unrecognizable, a counselor notes—but often reeling from what the coronavirus pandemic has wrought: anxiety, economic precarity, and academic struggle.