LIST: School, business closures due to winter storm

Beautiful view from above a snowy Richmond Hill
Published: Jan. 2, 2018 at 2:06 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 8, 2018 at 9:44 AM EST
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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Due to the extreme winter weather conditions that are forecast for the early part of this week, the following school systems have announced school re-openings or delayed start times for Monday, Jan. 8:

  • Ash Tree Academy will remain closed on Monday, Jan. 8, and will resume regularly scheduled classes on Tuesday, Jan. 9.
  • Beaufort County School District will re-open schools on Monday, Jan. 8. Buses will run two hours later than normal, and staff and students will report two hours later than normal.
  • Bridges Prep will re-open on Monday, with a two-hour delay.
  • Jasper County Schools will re-open on Monday, and buses will run on a two-hour delay. Elementary school instruction time will begin at 9:30 am. Middle & High school instruction time will begin at 10:30 am. Central Services Staff report time -  10 am.
  • Jasper County Board of Disabilities and special needs will open at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 8.
  • John Paul II Catholic School will re-open on Monday at 10 a.m.
  • Odum Learning Academy will reopen Monday, Jan. 8 at 7 a.m.
  • Savannah-Chatham County Schools All SCCPSS schools and district facilities will open and operate on regular schedule Monday, Jan. 8.
  • Weekday Ministry of First Baptist Church of Rincon Preschool programs will remain closed until Monday, Jan. 8.

The following businesses/medical facilities/cities have announced closures or special hours:  

  • Curtis V. Cooper Primary Health Care, Inc. will reopen for extended business hours on Friday from 8-5 and the following Monday and Wednesday from 8-7.
  • Hardeeville City Council meeting canceled and rescheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 9 at 6 p.m. 

If you would like to add a closing to the list, please send us an email at with the name of the school, date of closure and your official title with the district, school, business, etc.

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