The Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education announced on Wednesday that a special meeting is scheduled for 7:30 pm Thursday, July 9, at the Heckart Performing Arts Center at Smith-Cotton High School, 2010 Tiger Pride Boulevard.

The only topic of discussion will be whether to mandate that all attendees at Commencement on July 18 be required to wear masks for the duration of the ceremony.

The public is invited to the school board meeting.