Philadelphia public, Archdiocesan schools closed Thursday

- Philadelphia schools are closed Thursday due to inclement weather. This means all School District of Philadelphia schools and Archdiocesan schools.

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For the public schools, the district reports neither schools nor administrative offices will open.

Furthermore, according to its website, “All after-school activities including all athletic programs and professional development sessions scheduled for Thursday are canceled as well. All District early childhood centers will also be closed. In addition, administrative offices will be closed. The Mid-Year Graduation Ceremony originally scheduled for Thursday has been rescheduled for Feb. 15.”

Any updated information will be posted on the web and also the District's Information Hotline at 215-400-INFO (4636).

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For the Catholic schools, Archdiocesan high schools and parochial elementary schools in the City of Philadelphia will be closed.

Outside the city, according to its website, “Archdiocesan high schools and parochial elementary schools in the suburban counties normally follow the decision of their corresponding local public school district and submit closure status independently.”

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The make-up day for Cherry Hill schools will be next Friday, Feb. 17.

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