Horizon Science Academy Springfield closed early due to power outage

A power outage has forced the early dismissal of students at the Horizon Science Academy - Springfield Monday afternoon.

School officials say a power outage led them to shut down systems needed to operate.

Parents who do not use bus service are asked to pick up their children immediately.

Nearby Herzing University also closed early Monday, around 1:30 p.m., due to a power outage.