Utility work to close 3 Phila. schools Friday
Three Philadelphia public schools will be closed Friday due to utility work affecting heat in the buildings, the district said Thursday night.
Martha Washington Academics Plus School, Middle Years Alternative School, and Parkway West High School will be closed because of Philadelphia Gas Works activity, the district said.
Faculty and staff from Martha Washington will be relocated to Blankenburg Elementary, Middle Years Alternative faculty and staff will go to Locke Elementary, and Parkway West faculty and staff will go to Parkway Northwest, the district said. - Robert Moran