HOOD COUNTY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – All Tolar ISD and Lipan ISD schools will be closed Thursday and Friday to “help students and teachers recover from the flu and other illnesses,” according to the school district.
Tolar ISD Superintendent Travis Stilwell sent a letter to parents about the situation.READ MORE: Oklahoma Abortion Numbers Up As Texas Heartbeat Law Takes Affect
About 13 percent of the students at Tolar ISD were absent Wednesday.READ MORE: Red Cross Hoping To Increase Blood Supply With Opening Of New North Texas Donation Centers
The superintendent said custodial staff will deep clean all of the building.
High school basketball teams will continue to practice and play, he said.MORE NEWS: Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President To Step Down Following Trading Disclosure
Junior high practices and games are cancelled.