West Texas Middle School Closed because of Flu

Stinnett, TX --  West Texas Middle School is closed through the end of the week because of the flu.

A City of Stinnett Official says 50 students didn't come to school on Monday.

The Plemons-Stinnett-Phillips CISD Superintendent decided that was enough absences to close the Middle School for safety reasons.

The district's High School and Elementary School remain open on Tuesday.

School leaders will asses the amount of absences at those schools this morning to decide whether or not to keep them open.