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18 CMSD schools closed on Wednesday due to continued heat

Posted: 6:41 PM, Aug 28, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-28 23:42:55Z

The Cleveland Metropolitan School District has announced a list of 18 schools that will be closed on Wednesday due to continued high temperatures.


  • Ben Franklin
  • Charles Eliot
  • Charles Mooney
  • Collinwood
  • Facing History New Tech
  • Garrett Morgan
  • Iowa Maple
  • Louis Agassiz
  • Michael R. White
  • Miles
  • New Tech West
  • Newton D. Baker
  • O.H. Perry
  • Sunbeam
  • Tremont
  • Valley View Boys Leadership Academy
  • Whitney Young
  • Willow

The district based its decision on the heat index, which is determined by a combination of heat and humidity. Prolonged exposure to a heat index over 90 degrees requires extreme caution, according to the National Weather Service.

For information on procedures used for school closing decision, visit the CMSD website.