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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - Multiple schools around the state of Kentucky are cancelling classes for the Great American Eclipse. Some are cancelling out of concern for safety and to allow students the chance to view the once in a lifetime solar event.

Here are schools that will be cancelled on Monday, August 21, 2017:

Bath County

Breathitt County

Clark County

Corbin Independent

Estill County 

Fayette County

Franklin County

Garrard County

Harrison County 

Hopkinsville

Jessamine County

Knox County 

Madison County

Mercer County

Morgan County

Montgomery County

Perry County

Pulaski County

Rowan County

Russell County

Williamsburg Independent

Washington County 

Wayne County

Schools dismissing early on Monday, August 21, 2017:

Harlan County

Johnson County

Floyd County 

Pikeville Independent

Schools Delaying Dismissal: 

Boyle County

Franklin County

Lincoln County

Pike County

Kentucky is one of the best places in the world to view the rare solar event.

To learn more about the best places to see the eclipse visit our "Darkness in Daylight" page 

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