SAN DIEGO (CNS) - More than 70 campuses in the San Diego Unified School District will go on a minimum day schedule again Friday because of the continuing heat wave, district officials said.
When temperatures are expected to be 95 degrees or higher with a heat index of 103 degrees or higher, campuses with air conditioning in less than 80 percent of their classrooms may be instructed to move to a minimum day schedule.
The National Weather Service is calling for temperatures in the mid to high 90s Friday.
Superintendent Cindy Marten makes the decision to call a half-day in collaboration with district and school staff, according to the SDUSD.
All campuses have hot weather plans in place and plan to implement them Friday.
Cal-Fire is reporting a half acre vegetation fire in Witch Creek. The fire has been dubbed the Cinnamon Fire and Cal-Fire says there is potential for it to spread.
Ground and helicopter crews have halted the spread of that canyon brush fire off the 5400 block of Caminito Bayo in La Jolla, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.
A 2-year-old girl is in the hospital Friday with serious injuries after she fell from a fourth-floor window at an apartment complex in San Diego's University City neighborhood, police said.
The Trump administration said Thursday that it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with their families after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds to go before a court-imposed deadline a week away.
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After a heated debate, the Encinitas Planning Commission on Thursday voted against a Beacon's Beach access staircase design.
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