CHICAGO (CBS)– A Christian school in Kankakee is facing a steep penalty for declining to enforce the state’s school mask mandate.
Kankakee Trinity Academy, a pre-k to 12th grade school, will not be able to participate in events with other elementary and high schools in the state.READ MORE: 2 Killed In Lawndale Shooting
The school will also lose access to some types of state aid.READ MORE: 'An Important Time For Us': Chicagoans Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
The weekly update shows there are now 81 COVID-19 school outbreaks across Illinois. Most of the outbreaks involve less than five cases.MORE NEWS: Downtown Chicago Roadblocks Quell Mexican Independence Day Street Celebrations
The list will be updated on Friday.