Numerous area schools have reported plans to cancel in-person classes out of concerns for the coronavirus. KTTN has collected a list from various sources including websites, social media, and phone calls from school officials.
As announced Monday, Trenton R-9 schools are on spring break which was a previously-scheduled week for classes to not be held. Grundy R-5 school has canceled classes for today to allow for professional development. Chillicothe officials made a decision on Monday to close schools beginning today for a minimum of three weeks. This also includes the Grand River Technical School.
Other schools that will be closed beginning Tuesday, March 17, 2020, and re-open Monday, April 6, 2020, include Princeton, Spickard, Jamesport Tri-County, Gallatin, Meadville, Brookfield, Chula, Southwest of Ludlow, Tina Avalon, and Braymer.
At the present time, Milan C-2 and Putnam County R-1 of Unionville will be closed starting today and re-open March 30th. North Mercer school plans to close today at 12:30 and re-open April 6th and South Harrison of Bethany will have a 12:30 dismissal time today and re-open April 6.
Winston and Pattonsburg schools will close starting Wednesday, March 18, 2020, and re-open April 6
The Newtown-Harris School District has announced a Board of Education meeting Tuesday evening at 6 o’clock to discuss and decide on school closing due to Covid-19 concerns. The board meeting is at the high school family and consumer science classroom.