PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia School District plans to dismiss students at 1 p.m. for the second day in a row Wednesday due to expected high temperatures.
The district says all after-school activities including athletic programs and professional development sessions are canceled for those days.
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School employees are expected to work normal schedules and administrative offices will operate on regular business hours.
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory through Wednesday night for the region, warning of temperatures in the low to mid 90s.