PALM BEACH SCHOOLS: Decision By Mid-Day Sunday For Storm Closure

BOCA RATON, FL ( — The Palm Beach County School District says it will decide by mid-day Sunday whether or not to close schools for Tropical Storm Erika.

From the school district:

Officials from the School District of Palm Beach County continue to monitor Tropical Storm Erika, and will make a decision by midday Sunday on whether to close schools for Monday.

The District has canceled all school events scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 30. Events scheduled for Friday and Saturday will continue as planned, though schools may adjust those plans as needed.

Once a decision is reached on whether schools will be open Monday, parents will be notified directly. Information will also be posted on the District’s website at, on the District’s Facebook page and Twitter account, and communicated to local media.

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