Wells ISD closes due to flu concerns

Wells ISD closes due to flu concerns

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.

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