The district announced on Facebook and the district website Tuesday afternoon that both Meadowview and Woodview will operate on a half-day schedule for the remainder of the week, Aug. 28-30, due to the heat. Both schools will only be open from 8-11 a.m. Wednesday through Friday, according to the district.
All other schools will operate on a normal schedule, according to the district.
Meadowview and Woodview were closed Tuesday due to the excessive heat. As of 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, the temperature in Grayslake was 94 degrees, with a heat index of 99, according to the National Weather Service.
All after-school activities were canceled Tuesday for Grayslake Middle School, Frederick and the Park Campus "due to the high heat and humidity," according to a statement on the district website.