UPDATE: Multiple school systems choose to remain closed on Thursday

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Several school systems have chosen to stay closed Thursday due to inclement weather.

Here those that have announced their changes:

Enterprise City Schools

Enterprise City Schools will stay closed Thursday and will reopen normally Friday with a normal schedule.

Dale County Schools

All Dale County Schools will be closed Thursday.

Lakeside School

The Lakeside School in Eufaula, Alabama will be closed Thursday, and the volleyball game against Crenshaw is canceled.

Early County Schools

Early County schools will be closed Thursday.

Abbeville Christian Academy

Closed Thursday

Seminole County Schools

Closed Thursday

Opp City Schools

Closed Thursday

Beulah Lab Christian Academy

Closed Thursday

Houston Academy

Closed Thursday

Geneva City Schools

Will be closed Thursday

Geneva County Schools

Geneva County Schools will be closed Thursday.

Elba City Schools

Will close Thursday.

Coffee County School System

Coffee County Schools will be closed Thursday.

Daleville City Schools

Will stay closed Thursday due to flooding and wind concerns.

Providence Christian School

Providence Christian School and Providence Early Childhood Ministries will be closed Thursday

ORIGINAL REPORT (Changed schools have been removed):

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Schools are beginning to announce closures this week ahead of Hurricane Sally.

Here are the plans we know of so far.

Dothan City Schools

Dothan City Schools are planning to close Wednesday and Thursday, including “Head Start and Early Childhood Center classes and all after school activities and athletics.”

Tuesday programs will continue as planned but sporting events will be cancelled.

On Thursday, administrators will make a decision on whether to reopen Friday or not.

Houston County Schools

According to a release. Houston County Schools will dismiss at 1 p.m. Tuesday and will reopen on Friday.

Emmanuel Christian School

Will close Wednesday and Thursday.

Northside Methodist Academy

Will close Wednesday and Thursday.

Houston Academy

Houston Academy will be closed Wednesday. They’ll announce their plans for Thursday that day as well.

Wallace Community College

Wallace Community College will close at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday and will stay closed Wednesday and Thursday.

Vivian B. Adams School

Will close Wednesday and Thursday.

Ozark City Schools

The Ozark School System will offer only remote learning opportunities on Wednesday and Thursday.

“Elementary students may continue to work on the remote assignments for the week. Secondary students should have had a communication from teachers regarding assignments for these days.”

Since schools will be closed, there will be no lunch distribution.

Abbeville Christian Academy

Will close Wednesday. An update on reopening Thursday will be released Wednesday.

Henry County Schools

Henry County Schools will dismiss at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday. They remain closed Wednesday and Thursday due to Hurricane Sally.

It is not known whether they will open Friday yet.

Pike Liberal Arts School

Will close Wednesday and Thursday. Class will start back up with a full day Friday, weather permitting.

We will keep a running list of school closures here as more systems announce their plans.

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