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Camp Fire: School Closures

Various school districts in Butte County are closed due to the Camp Fire.

Posted: Nov 9, 2018 9:22 AM
Updated: Nov 12, 2018 3:49 PM

UPDATE 3:43 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 - Glenn County Superintendent announced today that all Glenn County schools will reopen Nov. 13 beginning at their regular start times. 

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UPDATE 11:50 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 - All schools in Butte County will be out of school the week of Nov. 12-16 due to air quality and staff members displaced by the Camp Fire

According to Jim Hanlon, assistant superintendent for Chico Unified School District, there are 120 staff members in the district displaced by the Camp Fire. Air quality is also a top concern. 

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Here are the latest school closures:

Willows Unified School District

Willows Unified School District is shutting down on Nov. 9 at 11:30 a.m. 

Chico Unified School District

The Chico Unified School District has closed all schools and classes from Nov. 8-9 due to the Camp Fire 

Chico State

Chico State is closed until Nov. 26. 

Los Molinos Unified School District

Los Molinos Unified School District Schools will be closed on Nov. 9 due to many teachers and staff living in parts of evacuation orders.

Butte College

Butte College's main campus in Oroville is closed Nov. 8 and 9. Classes schedule tonight at the Chico Center, Skyway Center and Cosmetology Center are canceled Nov. 8 and 9. The Glenn Center will remain open. The College's main campus is being used as a staging area for Cal Fire.

California Coronavirus Cases

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Confirmed Cases: 333357

Reported Deaths: 7089
CountyConfirmedDeaths
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Orange25255424
San Diego19929422
San Bernardino19502307
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Imperial7977136
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Sonoma181916
Placer111411
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Madera8938
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Napa5184
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Butte3384
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Shasta2006
Yuba1983
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Lake1211
Colusa1130
Tehama1071
Tuolumne730
Calaveras670
Del Norte610
Mono521
Siskiyou410
Amador400
Inyo351
Mariposa321
Plumas190
Alpine20
Trinity20
Sierra10
Unassigned00
Chico
Clear
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Hi: 99° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 79°
Oroville
Clear
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Hi: 99° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 75°
Paradise
Clear
77° wxIcon
Hi: 92° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 79°
Chester
Clear
67° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 67°
Red Bluff
Clear
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Hi: 103° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 80°
Willows
Clear
77° wxIcon
Hi: 102° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 79°
We're getting hotter as we head into the middle of this week, and the potential for thunderstorms will prompt a Fire Weather Watch in the Sierra on Thursday. Hot & dry conditions continue through your weekend.
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