Thursday’s closings, delayed openings

Observer Staff ReportsJanuary 29, 2014 

Here is a list of closings and delayed openings due to the weather:

SCHOOLS

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools: Closed, optional teacher workday (2-hr delay); teacher assistants need not report

Alexander County: Closed, optional teacher workday

Anson County: Closed

Ashe County: 3-hour delay

Burke County: Closed, optional teacher workday

Cabarrus County: Closed for students

Caldwell County: Closed, optional teacher workday (2-hr delay for staff)

Carmel Christian: 2-hour delay

Catawba County: Closed, optional teacher workday, 2-hour delay for staff

Central Academy - Lake Park: Closed

Charlotte Christian: 1 1/2-hour delay

Charlotte Montessori: Closed

Charlotte Preparatory: 2-hour delay

Chester County: Closed

Chesterfield County: Closed, 2-hour delay for 240-day staff

Cleveland County: Closed; optional teacher workday (2-hr delay)

Clover: 2-hour delay

Covenant Day: 2-hour delay

Fletcher School: 2-hour delay

Fort Mill: 3-hour delay

Gaston County: Closed, optional teacher workday

Gaston Day: 1-hour delay

Gray Stone Day Charter: Opens at 10 a.m.

Hickory Christian: Closed

Hickory City: Closed, optional teacher workday (2-hr delay)

Iredell-Statesville: Closed, two-hour delay for employees

Kannapolis City: Closed, optional staff workday

Kennedy Charter: Closed

Lake Norman Charter: 2-hour delay

Lancaster County: Closed

Lincoln Charter: 3-hour delay

Lincoln County: Closed, optional teacher workday (2-hr delay)

McDowell County : Closed, optional staff workday

Mecklenburg Area Catholic Schools: 2-hour delay

Metrolina Christian: opening at 10 a.m.

Montgomery County: Closed

Mooresville: Closed, optional staff workday

Morganton Day: 2-hour delay

Mountain Island Charter: Closed

Newton-Conover: Closed, optional teacher workday (9:30 a.m. start)

Piedmont Community Charter: 2-hour delay

Providence Day: opening at 10 a.m.

Queens Grant Charter: Closed

Rock Hill: Closed

Rowan-Salisbury Schools: Closed for students, 10-month staff; other staff on Code 1

Rutherford County: Closed, optional teacher workday

St. Anne Elementary (Rock Hill): Closed

Socrates Academy: Closed

Stanly County Schools: Closed, optional teacher workday

Statesville Christian: 2-hour delay

Sugar Creek Charter: Closed

Union Academy: Closed for students and staff, optional workday for 12-month employees

Union County: Closed

United Faith Christian Academy: 1.5-hour delay, Little Learners Preschool on regular schedule;

Victory Christian: 3-hour delay

Wilkes County: Closed, optional teacher workday

York Schools: Closed, 260-day employees to arrive as soon as conditions allow for safe travel

COLLEGES, UNIVERSITIES

Carolina School of Broadcasting: Closed

Catawba Valley Community College: Opens at noon

Central Piedmont Community College: Open on regular schedule

Isothermal Community College: Opens at 9 a.m.

Johnson and Wales: Classes to start at 9:30 a.m.; Culinary, Bakery & Pastry labs open at 9 a.m.

Johnson C. Smith University: Open on regular schedule

McDowell Tech: Closed

NASCAR Tech: Opens at 8 a.m.

Pfeiffer University: 2-hour delay

Richmond Community College: Closed

South Piedmont Community College: Closed

UNC Charlotte: Normal schedule

USC-Lancaster: Opens at noon, classes resume at 1 p.m.

Winthrop University: Open on regular schedule

York Tech, opening at 10 a.m.

GOVERNMENT, MAJOR ATTRACTIONS

Caldwell County government: 1-hour delay

Charlotte Mecklenburg libraries: 2-hour delay

Charlotte Regional Farmers Market: opens at 10 a.m.

Cleveland County courts: opens at 10 a.m.

Cleveland County government: 2-hour delay

Gaston County courts: opens at 11 a.m.

Lincoln County courts: opens at 9:30 a.m.

Mint Museum of Charlotte: opens at noon

North Carolina Zoo: closed

Sea-Life (Concord), arrival of animals at the aquarium postponed from Thursday to Feb. 6

TRASH PICKUP

Charlotte (1-day delayed pickup)

Gastonia (delays expected, possibly up to one day)

Hickory (crews began late Wednesday and will do so again Thursday; Saturday pick-up is possible).

Matthews (one-day delay)

Morganton (one-day delay)

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