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
  • Greeneville
  • 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.