NORTHEAST OHIO – Several schools across Northeast Ohio, including 23 in Cleveland, are closed today due to the extreme heat.
In the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, the following schools are closed today:
Bard High School Early College
Facing History New Tech
Michael R White
Newton D. Baker
New Tech West
O H Perry
Valley View Boys Leadership Academy
William Cullen Bryant
These schools will reopen tomorrow, Friday, September 9.
The following other schools around NE Ohio are also closed for Thursday:
Constellation Schools-Collinwood Village Academy
Constellation Schools- Eastside Arts Academy
Constellation Schools-Parma Community Elementary
Constellation Schools-Westside Community School of the Arts
Constellation Schools: Lorain Community Elementary
Constellation Schools: Lorain Community Middle
Constellation Schools: Old Brooklyn Community Middle
Constellation Schools: Parma Community High
Constellation Schools: Parma Community Middle
Constellation Schools: Parma Community Pearl Road Elementary
Elyria Community Elementary School
Franklin Elementary -Massillon
Gorrell Elementary -Massillon
Whittier Elementary -Massillon
On Wednesday, 10 schools in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District were released early due to the excessive heat.
The buildings were without air conditioning, causing temperatures in classrooms to rise to extreme levels.
Stick with Fox 8 and Fox8.com for updates and make sure to check the closings page to see if your school will be closed on Thursday.