'We apologize for this inconvenience:' Badger State Baptist School in Oak Creek closed due to flu

OAK CREEK -- Badger State Baptist School in Oak Creek was closed Monday, Feb. 19 due to an increasing number of children and staff becoming ill.

School officials posted the following statement on Facebook:

"Due to the flu continuing to affect so many of our students and staff, we are cancelling school for Monday, February 19. We apologize for this inconvenience.

With having Monday off, our schedule for this week's Spirit Week is changing. The most important change is that Friday, February 23, was a scheduled day off. We will no longer have this day off and there WILL be school on Friday, February 23."