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INDIANAPOLIS — MSD of Pike Township has announced a remote learning day Monday due to staff absences.

In a message posted to the district’s Twitter, it said absences within the transportation department has led to remote instruction for all Pike schools.

This is not the first time this school year that absences in the transportation department has led to remote learning.

Several remote learning days were also implemented this school year due to multiple teacher absences as teachers were negotiating contracts with the districts.