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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — All School District of Philadelphia schools will be closed Wednesday as a winter storm is scheduled to hit the area. All Archdiocesan high schools and Parochial elementary schools will also be closed on Wednesday.

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The school district says the decision was made due to snowy conditions that will make it difficult to travel.

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All after-school activities scheduled for Wednesday are canceled as well. All District early childhood centers will also be closed.