Swings at Mercury Mine Elementary School

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Extreme heat forces Phoenix-area schools to keep kids inside for lunch, recess

Wednesday , August 21 , 2019

The extreme heat sweeping through Arizona presents several challenges for Phoenix-area elementary schools.

Nobody was on the swings, or the slide, or the rock-climbing wall at Mercury Mine Elementary School in Phoenix Tuesday, which saw a record high for this date -- 113 degrees.

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