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Lowcountry school districts announce Thursday closures due to weather

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Photo taken in Walterboro near the recreation center. (Source: Haley Brooke Varn) Photo taken in Walterboro near the recreation center. (Source: Haley Brooke Varn)
CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

Officials with several school districts across the Lowcountry have announced the following closures and delays.

BERKELEY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Officials with the Berkeley County School District say schools will be closed on Thursday due to the weather.

The district released the following information Wednesday afternoon:

Due to continuing icy conditions and power outages across the county, all Berkeley County School District schools and offices will continue to be closed on Thursday, February 13.

No school events, practices or activities will take place tomorrow either on school grounds or off. The Parent Summit which had been scheduled for Thursday evening has been postponed and the new date will be shared in the near future.

Parents are reminded that students do not attend school on Friday due to a prescheduled staff development day nor on the Presidents Day holiday on Monday.

At this time, the district is not anticipating any changes or postponements to the Instructional Fair for staff scheduled for Friday.

 

CHARLESTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

The district released the following information on Wednesday:

We have been in close communication with the Charleston County Emergency Management Division all morning and road conditions are still expected to be hazardous in the morning. With that in mind, we have decided to close school tomorrow, Thursday, February 13, 2014. 

ALL SCHOOLS WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW. 

ALL SCHOOL BASED STAFF ARE NOT TO REPORT TO WORK TOMORROW.

ALL CENTRAL OFFICE STAFF AT BRIDGE VIEW AND CALHOUN, PLEASE REPORT TO WORK AT NOON TOMORROW. IF CONDITIONS CHANGE, WE WILL NOTIFY THEM IN THE MORNING.

All district sponsored events and athletic activities are canceled tonight and tomorrow night, including the Common Core Parent Information Sessions, and Adult Education and Community Education Classes.

COLLETON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Colleton County School District officials say schools will be closed on Thursday due to the weather.

DORCHESTER DISTRICT 2

Officials with Dorchester District 2 say schools will be closed on Thursday due to the weather.

Due to hazardous weather and power outages, all schools and facilities in Dorchester School District Two will be closed Thursday, February 13th.

A decision about Friday (Feb 14th) will be made Thursday afternoon.

DORCHESTER DISTRICT 4

Officials with Dorchester District 4 have announced that schools will be closed on Thursday.  

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Closed on Thursday.

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