School classes suspended due to – 50-degree frost in Verkhoyansk region
Students of 1-7 grades have not studied today due to the 51-degrees-below-zero frost
Classes for students from 1 to 7 grades in Verkhoyansk have been suspended due to frost below 50 degrees on November 25, Yakutia 24 TV channel reports with the reference to RIA Novosti.
“In total, 207 children study at our school. This year it has sharply become colder. Last week, there was 30 degrees below zero frost in the town. All degrees from the first to eleventh do not study at minus 55. Today it is minus 51 degrees in Verkhoyansk, windy. The students of 1-7 grades do not study”, said the acting school principal Galina Dabanova.
According to YAGMS data, today it is -52 degrees in Verkhoyansk and -51 degrees in Batagay village.