Clara Barton Elementary, James Sullivan Elementary Reopen After Asbestos CleanupTwo elementary schools in Philadelphia reopened Monday after asbestos forced them to close.
Clara Barton Elementary School To Reopen Monday After Asbestos Cleanup, School District SaysThe School District of Philadelphia closed the school on Feb. 13 after the asbestos was found in the attic and boiler room.
Bucks County Community, Lawmakers Call For Shutdown Of Quarry After Naturally-Occurring Asbestos FoundHealth officials say even naturally-occurring asbestos can pose health risks when it becomes airborne or is exposed to water.
Philadelphia's James Sullivan Elementary School To Reopen Monday After Asbestos CleanupStudents and staff should report to school on Monday at their normal time.
Ben Franklin High School, Science Leadership Academy Students Return To Joint Campus Following Asbestos CleanupThe joint campus was previously shut down due to asbestos issues.
Ben Franklin High School, Science Leadership Academy To Return To School Building Tuesday Following Months Of Asbestos Clean-UpStudents at Ben Franklin High School and Science Leadership Academy will return to their shared school building Tuesday after months of renovations and asbestos clean-up.
Clara Barton Elementary School Students To Be Relocated After More Asbestos Found In BuildingRepair work and testing should take about a week.
Teachers' Union Calls On Gov. Wolf To Declare State Of Emergency After Two More Philadelphia Schools Close Due To AsbestosThe teachers' union is expected to call on the Governor to declare a state of emergency in a press conference later today.
Two More Philadelphia Schools Close Due To Asbestos ConcernsOfficials say Clara Barton Elementary and James Sullivan Elementary will be closed for the rest of the week.
'We Have A Public Health Crisis': National Teachers' Union Reveals Plan To Address Asbestos Remediation In Philadelphia SchoolsThe American Federation of Teachers is demanding answers and better results as Philadelphia continues to struggle with asbestos concerns in schools.
Students Of Philadelphia's Francis Hopkinson School To Be Temporarily Relocated As Asbestos Testing ContinuesHopkinson is just the latest facility dealing with closures due to ongoing asbestos concerns in the Philadelphia School District.
Students Forced To Stay Home As Francis Hopkinson Latest Philadelphia School Plagued With AsbestosThere's no school Monday or Tuesday for students at Francis Hopkinson School in the Juniata Park section of the city.
School District: New Concerns Over Asbestos Will Temporarily Close Francis Hopkinson SchoolThe elementary school will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, the School District of Philadelphia announced on Sunday.
Gov. Tom Wolf Unveils $1.1 Billion Plan To Attack Asbestos, Lead In Pennsylvania SchoolsThe five initiatives include money in Wolf’s upcoming budget proposal and expanding existing grant programs, his administration said.
McClure Elementary School In Hunting Park Reopens Following Asbestos CleanupSide by side tests conducted by the school district and the teachers union shows that the school in Hunting Park is safe for the students to return.