School Closed Due to Inclement Weather

Due to the forecast for severe weather in our area tomorrow, January 9, 2024, all Wayne County schools will be closed for staff and students.  After-school activities are also canceled.  The school board meeting scheduled for 6:00 pm on January 9, 2024, will be postponed to a date that is yet to be determined.  We will continue to monitor the situation as the day progresses and be back in touch with you via school email, ClassTag, Facebook, and our school and system websites as soon as the determination is made regarding the reopening of schools.  

According to Wayne Emergency Management, the following conditions are possible on Tuesday:

  • Wind Advisory (4:00 am – sunset Tuesday morning)     
  • Possible Thunderstorms (3:00 am -7:00 am Tuesday morning in front of a warm front)
  • Squall Line of Possible Thunderstorms (Noon – Sunset Tuesday) - Straight line winds and quick span tornados possible - Sustained winds (20-25mph) with gusts of 45-55mph
  • Predicted rainfall is 1” to 1-½” and could be more localized 

Please stay safe.