MORRIS, Oklahoma - Morris Public Schools will not hold classes Wednesday through Friday due to the flu.

The school system posted on Facebook that there are "excessive flu-related absence rates" among both students and staff.

Student absences rates were above 30 percent Tuesday, according to Dr. Chris Karch.

The high school basketball teams will compete in a county tournament. Wrestlers should consult coaches.

"We will resume school on Monday, and I ask that you please keep ill students at home when we return," the school posted.