Two Roanoke City schools to close for two weeks due to COVID-19 cases

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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Two Roanoke City schools have announced a two-week closure due to confirmed cases of COVID-19.

After consultation with the Virginia Department of Health, Wasena Elementary and James Madison Middle Schools will be closed for in-person instruction for the next two weeks, according to a statement released by Roanoke City Public Schools on Tuesday, Oct. 27.

Principals from both schools will update the community regarding the re-opening of each school.

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