Both the Sioux City Community School District and Bishop Heelan Catholic Schools cancelled school effective immediately based on Governor Reynolds recommendation Sunday night.
Sioux City Public School Superintendent Dr. Paul Gausman says facilities will be closed for at least four weeks
OC……..month or so. ;11
Sioux City Public Schools have around 15,000 students and 2400 staff members affected by the decision to close.
Gausman says it’s not known yet what the timetable for the rest of the school year will be:
OC……..that we’re allowed. :23
Gausman says he also concerned about services the district won’t be able to provide to students in the coming month:
OC………….food handout system. :20
No school, activities or athletics will be convened in the foreseeable future.