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UPDATE: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District to close Wednesday due to COVID-19 concerns


UPDATE: The Panama-Buena Vista Union School District Superintendent, Kevin Silberberg announced schools will close starting Wednesday until Tuesday, April 14 due to coronavirus concerns.

The district will have regular school days on Monday and Tuesday, March 15th and 16th.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Panama-Buena Vista Union School District Board of Trustees voted to adjust the academic calendar and dismiss staff and students early this upcoming week.

The board of trustees had an emergency session meeting yesterday morning and unanimously voted to authorize the superintendent to declare school closures, if necessary or directed by state and health officials.

To be clear, the district has not cancelled on-campus classes, but they will have minimum day dismissal this week. 

This change will be effective from March, 18 to Friday, March 20.

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