Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Water main break forces dozens of school closures

Because of a water main break in the city, dozens of Philadelphia public schools closed at 11:30. (List updated, 12 p.m.)

Water main break forces dozens of school closures


Because of a water main break in the city, dozens of Philadelphia public schools closed at 11:30. (List updated, 12 p.m.)

They are:

High Schools

Ben Franklin High School

Edison High School

Fels High School

Frankford High School

Franklin Learning Center

Lincoln High School

Masterman High School

Parkway Center City

Parkway Northwest

Philadelphia Military Academy

PLA North

Middle Schools

Clemente Middle School

Feltonville Arts & Sciences

Meehan Middle School


Early Childhood Center

Rivera Early Childhood Center

Elementary Schools

Bache-Martin Elementary

Barton Elementary

Carnell Elementary

Cramp Elementary

DeBurgos Elementary

Disston Elementary

Duckrey Elementary

Dunbar Elementary

Elkin Elementary

Forrest Elementary

Hartranft Elementary

Hopkinson Elementary

John Marshall Elementary

Juniata Park Elementary

Mayfair Elementary

McClure Elementary

McKinley Elementary

Morrison Elementary

Munoz-Marin Elementary

Potter Thomas Elementary

Sheridan Elementary

Sheppard Elementary

Solis Cohen Elementary

Spruance Elementary

Taylor Elementary

Thurgood Marshall Elementary

Waring Elementary

Welsh Elementary

Zeigler Elementary

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