Philly schools to close early Wednesday; officials decry ‘dangerous’ conditions inside schools
With temperatures in the 90s and the heat index over 100, Philadelphia students and teachers are boiling over building conditions inside 200-plus public schools.
Schools will dismiss at noon Wednesday, officials said, but there was no relief on Tuesday, when the forecasted high was in the mid-90s. Most Philadelphia School District buildings are old, with no air conditioning.
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