Batesville School District closes due to illness
BATESVILLE, Ark. (KATV) —
All Batesville School District schools, including the Preschool, will be closed on Friday.
According to the Batesville School District Facebook Page, excessive illness among students and faculty is the reason for the closure.
Superintendent Michael Hester posted the following message on the Facebook page:
Dear Pioneer Nation
ALL Batesville schools including Preschool will be CLOSED Friday, February 8, 2019.
I repeat, due to excessive illness among students & faculty ALL Batesville schools including Preschool will be CLOSED Friday, February 8, 2019. "We will be disinfecting all buildings tomorrow and this weekend, please help us out with this and do not send students to school who are still showing symptoms of illness.”
All activities after school and this weekend will still be held as regularly scheduled.
Please check with your school’s website for your Alternative Method of Instruction assignment.
Dr. Michael Hester