Public schools in the following areas have no classes today or tomorrow, and students, staff and teachers get to start the mid-year vacation two days early. Classes resume July 16 for all public schools.
In San Jose’s central canton: Merced, Catedral, Hospital, Carmen, La Uruca, Pavas, Mata Redonda;
In the canton of Goicoechea: Guadalupe and Calle Blancos;
In the canton of Moravia: Moravia central;
Also public schools in Escazú, Santa Ana, Tibás, Alajuela Centro, Heredia, including Santo Domingo, San Isidro, Barva, San Rafael, Santa Bárbara, Belén, Flores, San Pablo.
Some private schools on the U.S. calendar already are on break. Others announce their closings on radio or television.