TOMORROW: In Bay Area, Governor Newsom to Make Major Announcement, Highlight California’s Nation-Leading School Safety & COVID Prevention Efforts

SAN FRANCISCO COUNTY – At a middle school in San Francisco County tomorrow, Governor Gavin Newsom will make a major announcement and highlight the state’s ongoing work to protect students and school employees across the state who have returned to full, in-person instruction this school year.


California continues to have the lowest COVID case rate in the country. The state leads national trends when it comes to keeping schools open and the vast majority of school districts are reporting that 95-100 percent of students are in-person, per data released this month.


WHEN: Friday, October 1, 2021 at approx. 10:00 a.m. PDT

LIVESTREAM: @CAgovernor Twitter page, California Governor Facebook page and California Governor YouTube page.


This press conference is also available to TV stations on the TVu Grid as “CALOES_SOC” and on the LiveU Matrix under “CA-Governors-Office.”


**NOTE: The event is open to credentialed media only, reporters interested in attending must RSVP to with names of the reporters who will be in attendance for information on covering the event.