New Hanover County Schools is currently continuing the process of conducting damage assessments and checking on the status of employees in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. Some schools and other district facilities have suffered significant damage and are not safe for public use at this time. All of the district’s extra-curricular activities and meetings have been canceled until further notice. The cancellations include:
- New Hanover County Board of Education Redistricting Forum, which was scheduled for Wednesday, September 19th - 5:30 p.m. at Holly Shelter Middle School
- All Athletic Events
- Public use of NHCS buildings and grounds, including all athletic fields, is suspended until further notice with the exception of necessary government use to support hurricane relief efforts. All district buildings and grounds must pass safety inspections before they can be used.
NHCS will continue to share information in the coming days about the time for the return to school, as well as resuming normal activities and events. Updates are also available on the district’s web site – www.nhcs.net and social media sites – Facebook – New Hanover County Schools and Twitter @NewHanoverCoSch.