Galveston County: Weather-related closings and cancellations


by The Daily News staff

Posted on February 3, 2011 at 10:52 AM


• Moody Day School will be closed today and Friday.

• St. Mary Catholic School in League City will close at 2 p.m. today and will remain closed Friday.

• The Communities in Schools parent information meeting at Central Middle School will go on as scheduled — unless school is canceled for the Galveston Independent School District.

• Students at Ball High School with parent permission letters will be allowed to leave an hour early to catch Island Transit, which will close at 3:30 p.m. today.

• Friendswood ISD will have early dismissal from all campuses today. All campuses will dismiss students one hour earlier than normal dismissal times.

• All College of the Mainland locations will be closed until 8 a.m. today.

• Seaside Christian Academy will be open today and will be closed Friday.

• La Marque Independent School District will be open today.

• Galveston, Texas City, Dickinson and Santa Fe independent school districts, Shekinah Radiance Abundant Life campus and Ambassadors Preparatory Academy have not made a decision to close but will be monitoring the weather and make decisions this morning.

School Events

• Clear Creek Independent School District will remain open; however, all extracurricular activities, including high school musicals and all athletic events, have been canceled for today and Friday.

• The Ball Prep Academy "STEM" Showcase and Class-Walk, which was scheduled for Wednesday, will be rescheduled.

• All extracurricular activities at Crenshaw Elementary and Middle School have been canceled for today and Friday.

• The Ball High School freshman and junior varsity girls softball game versus Brazoswood has been canceled for today.

Hospitals And Clinics

• University of Texas Medical Branch Health and its clinics as of right now will remain open. John Sealy Hospital and the emergency room always are open.

Chamber Events

• The grand-opening ceremony previously scheduled for Highland Manor, 301 Newman Road, in La Marque on Friday has been postponed. Call 409-935-3351.

• The Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business luncheon has been canceled for today.

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