A Whitman elementary school will be closed on Friday after there have been "multiple cases" of students contracting a stomach virus in the past few days,
Conley Elementary School will be "thoroughly cleaned" over the weekend, said Jeffrey Syzmaniak, superintendent of the Whitman-Hanson regional school district, in a statement on the school's website .
The Whitman fire department said the district's middle school was also cleaned during the night.
"The rest of our schools will be cleaned this weekend as a precaution," the department said. "The bus company was also warned to disinfect the buses."
On Monday, elementary school will be ready to reopen "as usual," Syzmaniak said.