Dozens of schools are closed across Southern California due to the impact of wildfires and preventative power outages as the strongest Santa Ana wind event in a decades blows through the region.
Los Angeles County School Closures
The following Los Angeles Unified School District schools will remain closed on Wednesday, Oct. 30 due to the Getty Fire:
- Brentwood Elementary
- Canyon Elementary
- Community Magnet
- Kenter Canyon Elementary
- Marquez Elementary
- Palisades Elementary
- Palisades Charter High School
- Revere Middle School
- Roscomare Elementary
- Topanga Elementary
- Warner Elementary
- The Brentwood School, the East Campus and West Campus
- All Malibu schools are closed, including Malbu Elementary School, Malibu Middle School, Malibu High School, Webster Elementary School, the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District said.
- ll Malibu preschools are closed Wednesday.
- All schools in the Las Virgenes Unified School District will be closed Wednesday out of an abundance of caution and expected power outages.
Ventura County School Closures
Due to high winds and the potential for power shutoffs, the Ventura County Office of Education announced the following closures for Wednesday, Oct. 30:
- ACE Charter High School
- Briggs School District
- Fillmore Unified School District
- Mupu School District
- Santa Clara Elementary School District
- Santa Paula Unified School District
These campuses are closed due to the Easy Fire burning in the Simi Valley area:
- All schools in the Simi Valley Unified School District are closed due to the impact of the so-called Easy Fire.
- Cal Lutheran University has closed the Thousand Oaks, Oxnard, Westlake and Woodland Hills campuses.
- Moorpark College
- Ventura College
- Cal State University Channel Islands