Boiler malfunction closes a school today

Officials have closed down J.B. Kelly Elementary School for the day due to a boiler malfunction.    

The school, located at 5116 Pulaski Avenue, is closed for students only. School staff have been instructed to report to Germantown High School, at 40 East High Street, at 8:20 a.m. for a day of professional development. 

For update information, parents and staff are asked to visit the district’s website,, or call the district’s Information Hotline at 215-400-INFO.