Mansfield City School District will be closed Monday in order to disinfect buildings

Mansfield City School District will be closed Monday in order to disinfect buildings

Nearly a dozen school districts across Northeast Ohio were shut down for similar reasons on Friday.

 

MANSFIELD, Ohio — All schools in the Mansfield city district will be closed Monday "in an effort to stem a tide of high absenteeism due to colds and flu-like symptoms."

Superintendent Stan Jefferson says maintenance crews will spend the day disinfecting buildings and buses. Nearly a dozen school districts across Northeast Ohio were shut down for similar reasons on Friday, including nearby Crestline, Lucas, and Crestview.

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