GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A Grand Rapids middle school is closing early Friday after a water main break in the building.
Westwood Middle School is dismissing students and faculty at 12:30 p.m. today, January 11, due to a water main break.
John Helmholdt, a spokesperson with Grand Rapids Public Schools, tells FOX 17 that there is currently no running water or working bathrooms at the school.
Parents and guardians are being contacted via robo-calls, text messages, email and social media. Helmholdt says that students are in the process of being bussed home.