A handful of East Tennessee and Kentucky school systems will be getting an extra long President's Day weekend due to illness.
Schools closed Friday due to illness:
- Campbell County
- Claiborne County (Through Tuesday)
- Cocke County
- Fentress County
- Grainger County
- Greene County
- Harlan County, Ky.
- Jefferson County
- Newport Grammar
- Sevier County
This is the third week in a row that some East Tennessee schools have closed because of a high number of students and teachers getting sick.
LIST: School closings
Many of the schools are also closed next Monday due to President's Day, so most will not return to class until Tuesday.