With a number of roadways still hazardous due to wintry weather, a number of Lowcountry businesses and organizations have decided to keep their doors closed Friday.
Due to the possibility of hazardous roadways and dangerous conditions, the following schools and business have announced closures:
Schools and Colleges
Addlestone Hebrew School - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
American College of Building Arts - Closed Wednesday, opening at noon Thursday
Art Institute of Charleston - Will open at noon on Thursday
Ashley Hall School - 2-hour delay Thursday
Ashley River Baptist Child Development Center - will open at 10 a.m. Thursday
Beaufort County School District - Will operate on a 2-hour delay Thursday.
Berkeley County School District - Closed Wednesday and Thursday. Friday will be a professional development day for staff with no students.
Bishop England High School - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Centura College - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Charles Towne Montessori School - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Charles Webb Center - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Charleston Collegiate School - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Charleston County School District - Closed Wednesday and Thursday. Operating on a normal scheduled on Friday.
Charleston School of Law - Closed Thursday
Charleston Southern University - Closed Thursday
Children's Discovery Center - Will open at 10 a.m. Thursday
The Citadel - Closed for Thursday. Deas Hall and the Library will be open for cadets. Normal operations on Friday.
Claflin University - will operate on a two-hour delay Friday beginning at 10 a.m.
College of Charleston - Closed Wednesday and Thursday.
Colleton County School District - Closed on Friday.
Colleton Prep Academy - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Dorchester Academy - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Dorchester Children's Center - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Dorchester School District 2 - Closed Wednesday and Thursday. Closed on Friday for students. Teachers and staff to report to their sites for a work day.
Dorchester School District 4 - Closed Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
ECPI University- Classes canceled Wednesday. Thursday morning classes will have a 2-hour delay, with classes starting at 10 a.m.
First Baptist School (Downtown) - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
First Klass Early Childhood Learning Center - Opening at 10 a.m. Thursday
Florence School District 5 - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Gateway Academy (West Ashley) - Opening at 7:30 a.m. Thursday
Gateway Academy (Summerville) - Opening at 8 a.m. Thursday
Gateway Academy (Mt. Pleasant) - Opening at 9 a.m. Thursday
Georgetown County School District - Closed Wednesday, Thursday. Closed to students on Friday. All 240- and 220-day employees should report to work at 10 a.m. on Friday.
Good Shepherd School (Summerville) - Closed Thursday
Horry County Schools - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
James Island Christian School - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
James Island Presbyterian Preschool - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Live Oak Little Schools - Closed Wednesday and Thursday (James & Johns Island)
Johns Island Early Childhood Christian Academy - Opening at 8 a.m. Thursday
Limestone College - Thursday evening classes at extended campuses are canceled
Lowcountry Leadership Charter School - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Magic Kingdom Childcare Development Center - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Mason Preparatory School - Closed Wednesday, Opening at 10 a.m. Thursday
Medical University of South Carolina - All classes and academic activities canceled Wednesday. All MUSC classes, academic activities and offices, including dental clinics, are closed. Only pre-approved, designated employees should report to work; please refer to HR policy #13 Hazardous Weather and Emergencies for more information.
Metro North School - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Miracle Academy - Closed Friday.
Northside Christian School - Closed Thursday
Northwood Academy - All campuses will be closed Wednesday and Thursday
Orangeburg Consolidated School District 3 - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Orangeburg Consolidated School District 4 - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Owens Christian Academy - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Pinewood Preparatory School - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Ruby's Academy (Mt. Pleasant) - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Sangaree Christian School and Daycare - Closed Thursday
SC State University - University closed Wednesday and Thursday
Southeastern Institute - Will open at 11:45 a.m. Thursday. Faculty and Staff should report at 10:30 a.m.
St. Luke's Children Center in Summerville - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Summerville Baptist Preschool - Closed Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Trident Academy - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Trident Literacy - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Trident Technical College - Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester County campuses are closed Wednesday and Thursday. All TTC campuses/sites in Charleston and Dorchester counties will open Friday and operate on a normal schedule.
USC Salkehatchie - The Walterboro and Allendale campuses will be closed Thursday and Friday.
Webster University - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Williamsburg County School District - Closed Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Williamsburg Technical College in Kingstree - Will be closed Friday.
Acres of Discovery School in Moncks Corner - Closed Thursday
Audible Hearing Center - Will open at 1 p.m. Thursday
Berkeley Seniors, Inc, Senior Centers - Closed Wednesday and Thursday (No home meals delivered)
Berkeley Industries Adult Day Program - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Charleston Baptist Preschool - Closed Thursday
Charleston Water Systems - Delayed opening Thursday until 10 a.m.
Children's Center at Citadel Square - Closed Thursday
Children's Museum of the Lowcountry - Will open at noon Thursday
Circle of Learning Childcare - Closed Thursday
CR Bard - First shift canceled for Thursday. Second shift report at regular time.
Disabilities Board of Charleston - No day programs Thursday
Discovery School - Closed Thursday
Dorchester Seniors, Inc. - Both Centers closed Thursday
Gibbes Museum of Art - Open at noon.
Germain Dermatology - Will open at 10 a.m. Thursday
Healthfirst Summerville - Closed due to power outage. Patients are being re-directed to the North Charleston office at 8740 Rivers Ave.
Honey Bear's Childcare - Closed Thursday
Hope's Treasure Chest Child Development Center - Closed Thursday
Kingdom Treasures CDC - Closed Thursday
Lowcountry Senior Center - Opening at 11 a.m. Thursday.
Metabolic Medical Center in Mt. Pleasant - Will open at 10 a.m. Thursday
MUSC - The hospital is operating under the following schedule Thursday:
Naval Nuclear Power Training Command - Delayed until 10 a.m.
Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach - Reopening at 11 a.m. Thursday
Our Lady of Mercy Neighborhood House - Reopening at 11 a.m. Thursday
Park West Preschool - Closed Thursday
Playhouse Daycare - Will open at 10 a.m. Thursday
SC Aquarium - Closed Thursday
South Carolina Federal Credit Union (All locations) - Will open at 10 a.m. Thursday
South Carolina Bank & Trust/First Federal Banks - Berkeley County locations closed Wednesday. All Charleston County locations will close at 4 p.m.
St. John's Lutheran Church - Closed Thursday.
Sunshine House - All Lowcountry locations will be closed Thursday
Trucare Adult Day Center - Closed Thursday
Toy Box Daycare - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
Valentines for Veterans Concert - Postponed. Rescheduled for Sunday, Feb. 16 at 7 p.m.
Veterans and the public who cannot attend the concert Sunday are encouraged to return their tickets to the location where they received them so others who can attend will be able to do so.
Van Buren Academy - Closed Thursday
Berkeley County Government Offices - Closed Wednesday and Thursday.
Charleston County Government Offices - Closed Wednesday and Thursday (Includes libraries, the judicial center, and the Charleston Center). Open on Friday on normal schedule.
Charleston County Parks & Recreation Commission - All parks and facilities will reopen at noon tomorrow
City of Charleston - Offices will open at 11 a.m. Thursday
Colleton County Government - Closed Thursday
Colleton County Health Department - Closed Wednesday due to power outage
Dorchester County Government Offices and Courts - Closed Wednesday and Thursday
City of Goose Creek - Offices will close at 3 p.m. Wednesday and reopen Thursday at 8 a.m.
City of Hanahan - Offices closing at 3 p.m. Wednesday. Will reopen Thursday at 10 a.m.
Fort Moultrie - Closed Thursday
Joint Base Charleston - Mission Essential Personnel should only report Wednesday. Others will operate on the following schedule Thursday:
Mt. Pleasant Administrative Offices - 3 hour delay Wednesday
Mt. Pleasant Municipal Court - Proceedings canceled on Wednesday.
North Charleston Government - Offices will open at noon
Orangeburg County - Offices closed Wednesday and Thursday. This does not include detention center, Sheriff Department, Emergency Services and Public Works as they have their own operating procedures for severe weather.
SC Works Centers (Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties) - Closed Wednesday
St. George - Town offices will reopen at noon Thursday.
Summerville Government Offices - Closed Wednesday and Thursday. Wednesday night's Town Council meeting has been canceled and rescheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Social Security Offices in Charleston & Walterboro - Closed Wednesday
Williamsburg County - Government offices closed on Wednesday and Thursday
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