Dowling Middle School has early dismissal due to electrical fire

March 7, 2011 9:48:21 AM PST
Classes have been canceled at Dowling Middle School school today because the school has no electricity. Officials say en electrical fire knocked out the power and it won't be restored before the end of the day. Classes were dismissed at 10:30am. Buses arrived at the campus promptly to transport students.

Parents who normally pick up their children are asked to do so. For parents who cannot get there right away, the students will be across the street at Grissom Elementary School.

Robocall messages went out to parents. School officials anticipate school being back in session tomorrow.