LIST: Schools, universities choosing to close ahead of coronavirus concerns

LIST: Schools, universities choosing to close ahead of coronavirus concerns
School closures in the WALB viewing area. (Source: WALB)

(WTVM) - Some schools in the Chattahoochee Valley have made the decision to close down in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Others are making the decision to transition to online instruction.

Schools that have decided to close include:

  • Meriwether County Schools - Closed between Monday, Mar. 16 and Friday, Mar. 27
  • University System of Georgia - Closed through Friday, Mar. 27
  • Marion County Schools - Closed through Friday, Mar. 20
  • Harris County Schools - Closed through Sunday, April 5
  • Troup County Schools - Closed through Friday, Mar. 27
  • Stewart County Schools - Closed through Friday, April 3
  • First Presbyterian Day School - Closed through Friday, April 3
  • Chattahoochee Valley Community College - Closed through Friday, April 3
  • Randolph County Schools - Closed through April 6
  • Quitman County School System - Closed Tuesday, March 17 through Friday, March 27
  • Russell County Schools - Closed through Monday, April 6
  • Wynnbrook Christian School - Closed though Monday. April 6
  • Muscogee County Schools - Closed Monday, March 16 through Monday, April 6
  • Lee County Schools - Closed through Sunday, April 5
  • Grace Christian School - Closed through Friday, March 27
  • Pinehurst Christian School - Closed March 16 through April 3 (Daycare will be open during its normal hours)
  • Phenix City Schools - Closed through Friday, April 3
  • Chambers County Schools - Closed through Sunday, April 5
  • Hallie Turner Private School - Closed through Friday, Mar. 20

Schools transitioning to online learning include:

  • Auburn University - All instruction taking place online through Friday, April 10
  • Troy University - All instruction taking place online through Friday, April 3
  • Brookstone School - All instruction taking place online through Friday, Mar. 27
  • St. Luke School - All instruction taking place online through Friday, Mar. 27
  • Calvary Christian School - All instruction taking place online through Friday, April 3
  • St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School - All instruction taking place online through Sunday, April 5
  • Columbus Technical College - All instruction taking place online through Friday, Mar. 27
  • Georgia Military College - Instruction takes place online through Monday, March 30

We will continue to update this late as more information becomes available.

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