Sick kids forces school to close until Monday

Sick kids forces school to close until Monday

ONTONAGON — Students and staff at Ontonagon Area School will be off until Monday because of illness.

Ontonagon Superintendent James Bobula told ABC 10 this afternoon that approximately 90 kids in the district were out sick today. The school has around 320 kids total in grades K-12. Bobula says that many of the sick students have either the stomach flu or an upper respiratory infection.

The district is releasing students today at 12:30 p.m. Ontonagon will be closed Thursday, March 10th and Friday, March 11th.

Students will return to school on Monday, March 14th.