CHEROKEE COUNTY, Texas (KTRE) - Wells Independent School District is closing Thursday and Friday due to concerns over students with flu-like symptoms.
“We have experienced a sharp spike in absences related to respiratory and flu/flu-like illnesses,” interim superintendent Dale Morton stated in a news release.
Morton said a professional cleaning of the campus would be completed Wednesday evening.
“It is our goal to break the cycle of airborne illness.”
Classes are expected to resume with a normal schedule on Monday, February 10.