Dixon teachers reportedly plan to strike Thursday

February 27, 2013 9:28:52 PM PST
Classes are cancelled for tomorrow at public schools in Dixon, Illinois.

According to the school district's website, teachers plan to go on strike.

Dixon is located about 100 miles west of Chicago in Lee County. A negotiating session is planned for Thursday night.

On its Facebook page, the school district advises parents that it's unlikely there will be school on Friday even if a deal is reached. The strike affects more than 2700 students in grades K-12.