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WARREN, Ohio - Some Warren elementary students got a long weekend.

Classes were canceled Thursday morning at the Warren John F. Kennedy lower campus, which houses the pre-kindergarten through sixth grade students.

Half the faculty called in sick and a significant number of elementary students left early Wednesday with flu-like symptoms.

A pre-scheduled teacher in-service day for both campuses Friday means no school until Monday.

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