UPDATE: As a result of an Executive Order by Governor Brian Kemp on Monday, March 16, 2020, all Meriwether County Schools will remain closed through Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Please monitor the school system websites for any additional updates and announcements. All are encouraged to be safe during this uncertain time. Thank you.
To support the state’s efforts to reduce the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19, Meriwether County Schools will close all schools, starting Monday, March 16, 2020 for two weeks (through Friday, March 27, 2020) or until further guidance recommends otherwise. WHILE THERE HAS NOT BEEN A CONFIRMED CASE OF COVID-19 IN MERIWETHER COUNTY, this decision is made to support the state’s recommendation to reduce the potential exposure of the coronavirus through the recommended practice of social distancing and self-quarantine to slow the spread of the virus.
School is being held TODAY, March 13, 2020, to prepare students for at-home learning over the coming weeks.
All school activities will also be suspended during this time, including athletic competitions and other events until further notice.
Please stay tuned to all Websites and WOAK for updates and announcements. All calls will be made as well. Meriwether County Schools would like to apologize for the short notice of this communication and any inconvenience this may cause. Student, staff, and community health and well-being is our top priority in the Meriwether County Schools.