Reed City Area Public Schools announced Wednesday that is is temporarily closing today through Monday, September 13.
The decision comes following a recommendation from the Central Michigan Health Department.
The school district is citing significant staffing shortages and sizable portion of student absence.
As of Wednesday, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services was reporting nine COVID-19 cases between GT Norman Elementary and Reed City Middle School.
Extra-curricular activities are not impacted by building closures, but will continue to be closely monitored for any symptoms and action taken as needed.