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[[ SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE as of 5/25/24 @ 4:01 PM  ]] 

Currently, graduation is still on schedule. We will continue to monitor for any delays. The goal is to hold graduation tonight.

[[ SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE as of 5/24/24 @ 4:01 PM  ]] 

Currently, graduation is still on schedule. We will continue to monitor for any delays. The goal is to hold graduation tonight.

[[ SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE as of 5/09/24 @ 1:26 PM  ]] 

Due to the potential for severe weather this evening, all ECSD afternoon and evening activities have been canceled and will be rescheduled. Thanks for your understanding.

[[ SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE as of 5/09/24 @ 11:37 AM  ]] 

We are monitoring the weather closely and have been in communication with the Effingham Emergency Management Agency. At this time, we will release school at our normal times. We will continue to monitor the weather as well so that we can ensure a safe departure and ride home. If the weather becomes unsafe to release, we will hold students until it is safe to release them. Thank you for your cooperation and we will continue to update each of you. Have a Great Day!

[[ SCHOOL CLOSURE UPDATE as of 1/08/24 @ 3:12 PM  ]]

In cooperation with Effingham Emergency Management, we have determined the weather forecast for tomorrow afternoon has worsened. The sustained winds are forecasted to be over 40 mph, and school buses should not be on the roadway with sustained winds at this level. Also, within the forecast are wind gusts between 60-70 mph.

Therefore, to ensure the safety of our staff, students, and families, school will be closed for tomorrow, Tuesday, January 9th.

School will resume as normal on Wednesday, January 10th. Again, the safety of our students, staff, and our families is important to us. Please do not hesitate to reach out if you have any questions or concerns. Stay safe!

[[ SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE as of 1/08/24 @ 11:15 AM  ]] 

The safety of our students, staff, and families are important to us. I have been in contact with Effingham Emergency Management in regards to the upcoming weather system coming our way. Currently, we will be under a Wind Advisory from 6 am to 10 pm on Tuesday. Winds will be 25 to 35 mph with potential gusts of 45 mph are expected.

At this time, unless the weather changes for the worse, we will have school as normal tomorrow. We will continue to monitor the weather system and have direct communication with our contacts with Effingham Emergency Management.

Please continue to monitor your email / campus messenger in regards to any updates we may have. Thank you again for your support and patience as we do what's best for the students, staff, and families of Effingham County. 

 

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