Asheville City Schools to dismiss students early Friday due to snow

Announcement from Asheville City Schools:

Due to heavy snowfall and the potential for accumulation on bridges and overpasses, Asheville City Schools will dismiss all elementary students at 11:00 AM. Middle and high school students will dismiss at 12:00 noon. All staff will be dismissed at 1:00 PM.

Our school nutrition staff will follow our early dismissal procedures for lunches.

Please know that our buses will be running their regular routes, and our drivers will be using their best judgment.

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