Four East St. Louis schools without A/C after hit by vandals
ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– Students at four East St. Louis schools went home early Tuesday because their air conditioning units were vandalized.
With warmer temperatures, classes dismissed at 1:30 pm Tuesday afternoon at Vivian Adams Early Childhood Center, Officer Elementary, Mason-Clark, and Lincoln Middle Schools.
Repairs will cost close to $100,000.
In the meantime, students will be allowed to wear shorts and summer clothing to school.