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Ware County Schools on Early Release Friday ahead of flooding concerns

Students walking to class
Students walking to class

WARE COUNTY, Ga. – Ware County students will be released early Friday, announced Superintendent Jim LeBrun.

Heavy rainfall in the area is expected to begin around noon. In a post on Facebook, the superintendent said schools will be on an Early Release schedule for the safety and well-being of students and staff. 

Many county roads are still not completely dried out and there is a concern for road conditions and possible flooding.

  • The Ware County Learning Center will dismiss at 11:00 a.m.
  • Daffodil Pre K will dismiss at 11:30 a.m.
  • Center Elementary will dismiss at 11:45 a.m. 
  • All other elementary schools will dismiss at noon
  • Ware County High School will dismiss at 1:00 p.m.
  • Middle School will dismiss at 1:20 p.m. 

Individual schools will announce their car rider dismissal schedule.

The superintendent added this is a proactive measure to ensure that students and staff members can get home safely on Friday afternoon.