Outley Elementary classes canceled Thursday, Friday after small fire

The Alief Independent School District says all classes will be canceled at Outley Elementary on May 16 and May 17 due to damage as a result of a small fire on Wednesday evening.

After school activities are also canceled on those days.

“The safety of our students and staff is our first priority,” the district said in a statement.

The district says classes will resume as soon as the affected areas are cleared of debris and residue. The district says they are hopeful classes will resume on Monday.