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Bloomingdale Elementary to reopen Tuesday

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UPDATE: (Monday afternoon, Sept. 25): Bloomingdale Elementary has been cleared for use and will be operational on Tuesday. 

SCCPSS says all necessary repairs have been completed along with all safety requirements and inspections. All students will report to the school located at 101 Main Street on Tuesday. The school will operate on its regular schedule. 

UPDATE (Monday, Sept. 25): Bloomingdale Elementary students will continue to have class at another school on Monday because of plumbing issues at the school. 

Bus riders will be dropped off and picked up from West Chatham Elementary. Parents who drive their children to school will drop them off and pick them up at Bloomingdale Elementary. Those who walk to school should arrive at Bloomingdale Elementary. They will be transported to and from West Chatham by bus. 

School dismissal will be at the normal time.

Bloomingdale Elementary students had to be relocated due to a plumbing issue.

Children and teachers were transferred by bus Friday morning to West Chatham Elementary School. 

WTOC is told the transfer went smoothly and Bloomingdale students have been integrated into West Chatham Elementary classes for the day.

Due to the relocation, parents will need to be aware of some changes in dismissal procedures.

School dismissal will occur at the normal Bloomingdale dismissal time. 

School bus riders will depart from West Chatham Elementary.

All car riders will be transported back to Bloomingdale Elementary where parents will pick up students at the Gymnasium area. 

All walkers will be transported back to Bloomingdale Elementary and dropped off where they will walk home as normal. 

After school Pryme-Tyme Services for Bloomingdale students will be provided at the West Chatham Elementary location Friday.  Pryme-Tyme students must be picked up from West Chatham Elementary located at 820 Pine Barren Road in Pooler.

District staff is working to resolve the plumbing issue at Bloomingdale Elementary and ensure that the school is safe and fully functional.

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