The Kanawha County school system announced Thursday that Sissonville High will likely remain closed most of next week, too, after being closed most of this week.
Briana Warner, the school system’s communications director, said an old electrical panel has gone bad, knocking out heating, lights and other things. The school has been closed since Tuesday.
“We’ve asked for the parts to be expedited,” Warner said in a robocall Thursday. “However, our best estimate at this time is that the parts will arrive on Wednesday, Jan. 30, maintenance will repair and check all systems on Thursday, Jan. 31, and school will resume next Friday, Feb. 1.”
She said teachers will continue to use Schoology to communicate, and students should continue to regularly check in there for assignments and announcements.
“Teachers will work to get students caught up on all work and standards,” Warner said.
She said there will be another announcement next week when the school is prepared to reopen.