Some CPS schools cancel summer classes

June 28, 2012 5:09:25 AM PDT
Chicago Public Schools CEO Jean-Claude Brizard has ordered summer school classes canceled at 12 schools that do not have air conditioning on Thursday.

A CPS news release says the decision was made based on the forecast of temperatures near 100 degrees during the day.

CLOSED SCHOOLS: Altgeld, Attucks, Bennett, Courtenay, Faraday, Gregory, Holden, Penn, Stevenson, Harold Washington, Pope Elementary and Jahn Elementary.