Swine Flu School Update
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
New York, NY –
The city is closing another public school because of swine flu concerns. PS 161 in Manhattan's Morningside Heights neighborhood, will shut down Thursday, and will reopen next Tuesday. City health officials say more than 30 students are experiencing flu-like symptoms there. Also on Thursday, eight previously closed schools will reopen, leaving six public schools and programs closed.
For more information on public school closing, go to the Board of Education.