Chickasaw Middle School closed Friday because of HVAC maintenance

Chickasaw Middle School closed Friday because of HVAC maintenance

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Shelby County Schools has cancelled school for Chickasaw Middle students on Friday.

SCS released the following statement:

“Our facilities and maintenance team has informed us that the necessary part to repair the HVAC is not available locally but it has been ordered and it’s scheduled to arrive tomorrow morning. We understand this causes an inconvenience to our families, students and staff. We have informed and assured families that any disruptions to instruction is always taken very seriously, particularly those that involve the well-being of our students and staff, however we are not willing to send students into a building that is unfit for learning. We have communicated the closure to impacted families and appreciate the media’s assistance in sharing this information.”

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