Editor’s note: In a press conference Tuesday morning, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster lifted the mandatory evacuation for Beaufort, Jasper and Colleton counties. To read more, click here.
Beaufort County Schools will be closed Tuesday through the remainder of the week following South Carolina governor Henry McMaster’s coast-wide evacuation order.
A decision on whether to resume classes on Monday, Sept. 17 will be made this weekend, according to school district spokesperson Jim Foster.
All district athletic or extracurricular events scheduled for this week, as well as town hall meetings at May River High School, Whale Branch Early College High and Bluffton Middle School, are canceled and will be rescheduled.
Information on makeup days will be conveyed to parents and employees next week, according to Foster.