Lufkin ISD will be closed Monday for repairs, clean up on campuses

Lufkin ISD will be closed Monday for repairs, clean up on campuses
Source: Lufkin ISD Facebook page (Source: Lufkin ISD Facebook page)

From Lufkin ISD

LUFKIN, Texas - Lufkin ISD will remain closed on Monday, February 22nd to repair and clean up campuses damaged by the winter storm.

As you can see in the video, there were many fallen tree limbs at Dunbar and Kurth primary schools.

Lufkin ISD officials say some campuses do not have electricity.

Others have water issues, like this water leak at Brandon Elementary School.

Maintenance crews will be cleaning over the weekend by repairing pipes and water damage at the schools.

The district adds there will not be virtual learning on Monday.

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PREVIOUS (News release)- Lufkin ISD will remain closed on Monday, Feb. 22 due to extensive repairs and clean-up on campuses. Some campuses do not have electricity and others have water issues. There will be no virtual learning. Our dedicated maintenance staff is working tirelessly throughout the weekend to clean up and repair pipes and water damage at the schools.

We appreciate your patience and understanding as we prepare our schools for a safe return. Continue to watch for updates on the district website and social media.