TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) – UPDATE: Ken-Ton School District officials say all necessary repairs are complete.
Edison Elementary students will return to class on Thursday.
Officials are working on a new date for Open House.
“We sincerely thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing all students back tomorrow!,” the district said.
ORIGINAL: Edison Elementary School in the Ken-Ton School District will be closed Wednesday due to a repair to the air handling system.
Tuesday night’s planned Open House also won’t take place due to the repair.
It’s expected that the school will reopen on Thursday, and a district spokesperson said in an email that families will be updated as the work progresses.
“This repair is necessary in order to ensure optimal ventilation and air flow which is a major priority for the District,” the statement says.
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