Franklin Jr. High will be closed for the rest of the week. The reason being, to remove bats from the school.

Our media partners at KATC reports that the school will be closed for the remainder of the week while crews work to remove the bats from the school.

This has been an ongoing issue on campus and now students will not return to the campus until after the Christmas break. School officials say that they do not want to put students or staff in danger, thus that is why the campus will close its doors.

We'll continue to follow this story.