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More than 400 schools in LA closed because of wildfires

The Creek Fire burns on a hillside in the Shadow Hills neighborhood on Dec. 5, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
The Creek Fire burns on a hillside in the Shadow Hills neighborhood on Dec. 5, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
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More than 400 schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District were closed Thursday and will remain closed on Friday. 

The district said that all schools in Local District Northeast, Local District Northwest, 16 schools in Local District West, and a number of Valley and westside independent charter schools will be closed.

A number of recreation centers throughout the city will have extended hours and activities for students. 

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The district will also provide meals for students who need them on Friday and Saturday, between 11:30 and 3 p.m. 

Those meals will be available at the following schools, according to LAUSD:

Below is a list of schools that will be closed: