List of school closures in Central Florida

HAS BEEN DELIVERED. WE HEARD THIS COULD BE A BIG RAIN EVENT OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. SANIKA: WE HAVE SEVERAL SANDBAG LOCATIONS ON WESH 2. SHELDON: SEVERAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS ACROSS CENTRAL FLORIDA ARE CHANGED THEIR SCHEDULES BEFORE THE STORM. SANIKA: THIS INCLUDES ORANGE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS. WESH 2’S BOB HAZEN IS LIVE AT DISTRICT HEADQUARTERS. ARE AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES CANCELED TODAY? BOB: YES. SOME CHILDREN ARE PROBABLY ATTENDING SCHOOL RIGHT NOW BUT ALL AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES ARE CANCELED TODAY EXCEPT THE EXTENDED DAY PROGRAM WHICH WILL RUN UNTIL 6PM TODAY. THEN FROM TOMORROW, ALL PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN ORANGE COUNTY WILL BE CLOSED. THIS WILL BE THE CASE AT LEAST UNTIL THURSDAY. AND, OF COURSE, DEPENDING ON THE WEATHER, IT WILL DECIDE ON THE CLOSURE BEYOND. SCHOOLS ARE CLOSING BECAUSE OF DANGEROUS WEATHER, BUT ALSO BECAUSE SOME SCHOOL BUILDINGS ARE USED AS EMERGENCY SHELTERS. ALL CENTRAL FLORIDA SCHOOLS HAVE ANNOUNCED THEIR PLANS NOW. ALL ARE A LITTLE DIFFERENT. SEMINOLE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE OPEN TODAY BUT CLOSED TOMORROW. THEY WILL THINK ABOUT OPENING THE NEXT DAY AFTER THIS. OSCEOLA COUNTY IS CLOSED TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY. LAKE COUNTY SCHOOLS, AS 20 MENTEES MENTIONED MINUTES AGO, WILL LET KIDS OUT EARLY TODAY. THEN, CLOSED FROM TOMORROW TO FRIDAY. ALL SCHOOLS IN MARION COUNTY ARE OPEN TODAY EXCEPT WEST PORT HIGH AS IT WILL BE USED AS A SHELTER THEN ALL CLOSED TOMORROW AND THURSDAY. VOLUSIA COUNTY SCHOOLS ARE OPEN. BUT THEY WILL CLOSE TOMORROW. AND THURSDAY, AGAIN, FOR THE LARGEST SCHOOL DISTRICT. ORANGE COUNTY, NORMAL CLASS DAY, THEN CANCELED TOMORROW AND THURSDAY. THEY WILL SEE HOW TIME

Hurricane Ian closes schools in central Florida

See the latest forecast above Hurricane Ian is expected to hit Florida as a powerful storm, and school districts are closely monitoring the weather’s impact on plans. WESH 2 will update this article as other schools adjust their plans. Lake County Lake County School District comes out early Tuesday with no school Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Beacon College canceled classes on Wednesday, September 27 and Thursday September 28, Marion County During a news conference Monday, officials announced that schools in Marion County would be closed Wednesday and Thursday. Normal operations Tuesday for all schools except West Port High, which will be used as a special needs shelter. of the extended day which will be open until 6 p.m. Starting Wednesday, September 28, all schools and facilities will be closed and after-school activities will be canceled until Thursday, September 29. Rollins College closes campus at 5 p.m. Wednesday and will be closed Thursday and Friday for damage assessment. Classes at the University of Central Florida are canceled from Wednesday, September 28 through Friday, September 30, and the university will close on Wednesday, September 28 and Thursday, September 29. Operations are expected to resume on Friday, and classes are expected to resume Saturday, October 1. From FAMU: At the Orlando College of Law, classes are canceled Wednesday through Friday. Operations are closed on Wednesday and Thursday and resume on Friday. The Tampa/Orlando locations of the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Central Florida Pharmacy Practice will be closed Tuesday through Friday. All pharmacy student practice rotations are excused during the closure. Brevard County All public schools and district offices in Brevard will be closed Wednesday morning September 28 through Thursday evening September 29 due to Hurricane Ian. All activities, events and school programs for these two days are cancelled. At this time, no decision has been made regarding school on Friday, September 30. Eastern Florida State College will cancel classes, including online, from Wednesday, September 28 through Friday, September 30. All campuses will be closed and all events are canceled on these days. Osceola County All public schools in the Osceola District will be closed September 27, 28, and 29 due to Hurricane Ian. All activities, events and school programs scheduled for these days are cancelled. At this time, no decision has been made regarding school on Friday, September 30. Public schools in Polk County will be closed due to Hurricane Ian on Tuesday (Sept. 27) and Wednesday (Sept. 28). The district should close schools, so district staff have time to work with emergency personnel to prepare schools for shelter. Polk State College will be closed Wednesday, September 28 and Thursday, September 29, 2022. Seminole County Public Schools will be closed for all students and staff beginning Wednesday, September 28 and continuing through Friday, September 30. Seminole State closes early, at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27. Classes are canceled on Wednesday and Thursday. Sumter County Schools in the Sumter District will be closed early on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 and will be closed September 28-29 (due to Hurricane Ian). 29) due to Hurricane Ian. Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach has issued a mandatory evacuation order for its campus, beginning at noon Monday. Stetson said undergraduate classes at the DeLand campus are canceled Wednesday through Friday, September 28-30. Graduate classes in the College of Arts and Sciences are also canceled Wednesday through Friday. Daytona State College will cancel classes from Wednesday, September 28 through Thursday, September 29. Several school systems in the Tampa area were also affected. Find a full list of statewide school closures here.

See the latest predictions above

Hurricane Ian is expected to hit Florida as a powerful storm, and school districts are closely monitoring the weather’s impact on plans.

WESH 2 will update this article as other schools adjust their plans.

Lake County

  • Lake County School District leaves early tuesday without school wednesday, thursday and friday.
  • beacon college canceled classes on Wednesday, September 27 and Thursday, September 28

Marion County

At a press conference on Monday, officials announced Marion County Schools will be closed Wednesday and Thursday. Normal operations Tuesday for all schools except West Port High, which will be used as a special needs shelter.

Orange County

  • Orange County Public Schools: From Tuesday, September 27, all extracurricular extracurricular activities are canceled except for the extended day which will be open until 6 p.m. Starting Wednesday, September 28, all schools and facilities will be closed and after-school activities will be canceled until Thursday, September 29.
  • Rollins College closes campus at 5 p.m. Wednesday and will be closed Thursday and Friday for damage assessment
  • Course at University of Central Florida are canceled from Wednesday September 28 to Friday September 30 and the university will be closed on Wednesday September 28 and Thursday September 29. Operations are expected to resume on Friday, with classes expected to resume on Saturday, October 29. . 1.
  • From FAMU: To Orlando Law School, classes are canceled from Wednesday to Friday. Operations are closed on Wednesday and Thursday and resume on Friday.
    The College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Central Florida Pharmacy Practice Tampa/Orlando
    the sites will be closed from Tuesday to Friday. All pharmacy student practice placements are excused during the closure.

Brevard County

  • All public schools in Brevard and district offices will be closed Wednesday morning September 28 through Thursday evening September 29 due to Hurricane Ian. All activities, events and school programs for these two days are cancelled. For the moment, no decision has been made regarding the return to school on Friday, September 30.
  • East Florida State College will cancel classes, including online, from Wednesday, September 28 to Friday, September 30. All campuses will be closed and all events are canceled on these days.

Osceola County

All public schools in the Osceola District will be closed September 27, 28 and 29 due to Hurricane Ian. All activities, events and school programs scheduled for these days are cancelled. At this time, no decision has been made regarding school on Friday, September 30.

Polk County

  • Polk County Public Schools Will be closed due to Hurricane Ian on Tuesday (September 27) and Wednesday (September 28). The district should close schools, so district staff have time to work with emergency personnel to prepare schools for shelter.
  • Polk State College will be closed on Wednesday September 28 and Thursday September 29, 2022.

Seminole County

Seminole County Public Schools will be closed for all students and staff from Wednesday September 28 until Friday September 30.

Seminole State closes early, at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27. Classes are canceled Wednesday and Thursday.

Sumter County

Sumter District Schools will have an early dismissal on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 and will be closed September 28-29 (due to Hurricane Ian).

Volusia County

  • All Volusia District Public Schools and district offices will be closed for two days (September 28-29) due to Hurricane Ian.
  • Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach issued a mandatory evacuation order for its campus, effective Monday noon.
  • Stetson said undergraduate classes on the DeLand campus are canceled Wednesday through Friday, September 28-30. Graduate classes at the College of Arts and Sciences are also canceled Wednesday through Friday.
  • Daytona State College will cancel classes from Wednesday, September 28 to Thursday, September 29.

Several school systems in the Tampa area were also affected.

Find a full list of statewide school closures here.

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