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Heat leads to early dismissal for 5 D-428 schools

Published: Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 10:25 a.m. CST • Updated: Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 3:16 p.m. CST

DeKALB – Class will be dismissed at 1 p.m. today and Tuesday at DeKalb District 428 schools without air conditioning or with only partial air conditioning, school officials said Monday.

Five of District 428’s eight elementary schools will have early dismissal times today. They are: Malta Elementary, Lincoln Elementary, Littlejohn Elementary, Jefferson Elementary and Founders Elementary.

Bus service will be available for students.

The National Weather Service forecast calls for a high temperature of 93 degrees today and Tuesday.

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