Public schools, colleges and universities will be closed starting Friday through Monday, says Gov. Rick Scott. A change in Hurricane Irma's forecasted path has prompted the closures which is in effect for schools across the state. Scott has also directed the closure of state offices in all 67 counties to be shut down between Friday and Monday.
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Tallahassee, FL – Public schools in Leon, Gadsden, Jefferson, Taylor and Wakulla Counties are closed Friday.
Here are the private schools:
Leon County: Annsworth Academy - Killearn, Annsworth Academy - Northhampton, Betton Hills Preparatory School, Betton Hills Preparatory School Preschool, Bethel Christian Academy, Christ Classical Academy, Covenant Academy Preparatory School, Epiphany Lutheran School, Florida State University School (Florida High), Florida A&M Developmental Research School, Grassroots School, Holy Comforter Episcopal School, Imagine School at Evening Rose, John Paul II Catholic High School, Maclay School, Magnolia School, Maranatha Christian School, MLC Christian Academy, North Florida Christian School, Scottsdale Academy ,Tallavana Christian School, Trinity Catholic School, Rose Academy, Woodland Hall Academy
Gadsden County: Robert F. Munroe Day School in Quincy
Jefferson County: Monticello Christian Academy, Aucilla Christian Academy, Care Charter School
TROPICAL STORM FAY - LEON COUNTY PREPARATIONS
Leon County and the City of Tallahassee are distributing sandbags for public use at the following locations:
J. Lee Vause Park on Old Bainbridge Road
Ranchero Road at Oak Ridge Road
Tekesta Park in Killearn Lakes
US 27 South - Solid Waste Mgmt Facility
Mabry Street at Bellevue Way
Mitchell Avenue at Winthrop Park
Dade Street Community Center