Some area school districts are dismissing students early today, due to excessive heat.

Weather forecasters are again predicting another sunny, hot and humid day with high temperatures in the lower to middle 90s across Iowa. Heat index values are expected to be between 95°-105°.

Below is the list of school announcements for Friday, Aug. 28, 2020.


Aplington-Parkersburg: Dismissing 2 1/2 Hours early

Denver: Dismissing 2 hours early

Dike-New Hartford: Dismissing 2 hours early

Edgewood-Colesburg: Dismissing at 1:30 PM

Gladbrook-Reinbeck: Dismissing 2 hours early

Sumner-Fredericksburg: Dismissing at 1:05 PM

Tripoli: Dismissing at 12:45 PM; No after school child care

Waverly-Shell Rock: Dismissing early the rest of the week. Shell Rock Elementary at 12:25 PM; Waverly elementaries and Lied Center at 12:40 PM; middle school at 12:45 PM; and high school at 1 PM. Intake conferences will be held as scheduled.

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