GCS to Release Two Hours Early on Thursday, Sept. 13

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For Immediate Release: Sept. 12, 2018

Contact: Nora Shoptaw (336) 370-8386
Media Desk (336) 574-5730

GCS to Release Two Hours Early on Thursday, Sept. 13

Greensboro, N.C. – On Thursday, Sept. 13, GCS schools will close two hours early in anticipation of inclement weather related to Hurricane Florence. ACES and all after-school activities have been cancelled for Thursday and Friday.

The Early and Middle Colleges at North Carolina A&T, Bennett and UNCG will not be in session tomorrow or Friday, Sep. 14, as those campuses have already closed. Twilight will not operate on Thursday.

Central offices will remain open on a regular schedule Thursday. Employees should refer to board policy AFC and procedure AFC-P for additional guidance.

For more information about the district’s inclement weather procedures, click here.

About Guilford County Schools
Guilford County Schools, the third largest school district in North Carolina, the 47th largest of more than 14,000 in the United States, and serves more than 73,000 PK-12 students at 126 schools. With approximately 10,000 employees, GCS works in partnership with parents, businesses, colleges and the community to deliver an education that connects student interests and skills with the careers and economy of our future here and around the world. We provide educational choices to meet individual student needs in a culturally diverse citizenship and new opportunities to help our students Soar to Greatness. For more information, visit the district’s website at www.gcsnc.com.


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