Kansas schools continue to cancel classes amidst staffing shortage, Omicron-fueled COVID-19 surge
GEARY CO., Kan. (WIBW) - Kansas schools continue to announce closures due to staffing shortages and the Omicron-fueled surge in COVID-19 cases.
Geary County Schools USD 475 announced Thursday afternoon, Jan. 13, all of its schools would be closed on Friday, Jan. 14. It said the Devin Center and Larry Dixon Center will both remain open and Junction City High School athletic events scheduled in Topeka, Wichita and Hays for Friday night and Saturday will continue as planned.
Geary Co. Schools said classes will also not be held on Monday, Jan. 17, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Classes will resume as normal on Tuesday, Jan. 18, unless otherwise notified.
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