The threat of impending inclement weather due to Hurricane Irma is prompting some Athens area universities, colleges and school systems to cancel classes and extracurricular events on Monday.
Most noted that they’ll continue to monitor the weather and announce possible cancellations on Tuesday by Monday afternoon, and several had already decided Sunday evening to close Tuesday as well as Monday.
Below is a list of area learning institutions to be closed on Monday:
- University of Georgia (Also closed on Tuesday)
- Athens Technical College (Also closed on Tuesday)
- University of North Georgia (all campuses) (Also closed on Tuesday)
- Clarke County School District
- Prince Avenue Christian School
- Athens Christian School
- Athens Academy
- Oglethrope County School System
- Piedmont College
- Oconee County School System
- Madison County School District
- Barrow County School System
- Commerce City Schools
- Jackson County School System
- Jefferson City Schools
Check back for information about school closings as it becomes available.