Savannah-Chatham County Public School System

SCCPSS Schools to Close Friday Due to Potential Severe Weather Conditions Associated with Hurricane Florence

Published on: 9/12/2018

There will be no school for students on Friday, September 14th, 2018, due to potential severe weather conditions associated with Hurricane Florence. School based staff will not be required to report to work unless otherwise notified by his or her supervisor.  Thursday, September 13th, remains a regular school day, but all afterschool activities and athletic competitions will be canceled.  The YMCA’s PrymeTyme program will operate Thursday until 6pm.


The school District will maintain regular contact with the Chatham Emergency Management Agency to monitor storm impacts and establish the official date for the safe return to school operations. Official return to school notices will be communicated through the District’s call notification system, district website, and social media channels on Facebook and Twitter.  An update will be provided no later than Sunday afternoon.


The 2018-19 School Year calendar includes designated make up days in the event there is a need to make up lost instructional time.  Please refer to the district’s website under the “Calendars” tab to stay familiar with designated make up days.


Once again, there will be no school on Friday, September 14th, 2018 for students.  All afterschool, athletic and extra-curricular activities will be canceled on Thursday, September 13th due to potential severe weather conditions associated with Hurricane Florence.  Please make sure to check our website –, and follow us on Facebook and Twitter for further updates.

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