BREAKING: New Caney ISD announces schools will remain closed on Thursday, Friday due to severe weather

Parts of the Lake Houston area are experiencing severe flooding in light of heavy rainfall impacting the region.

Parts of the Lake Houston area are experiencing severe flooding in light of heavy rainfall impacting the region.

Following New Caney ISD cancelling classes on Wednesday, May 8, the district announced on Wednesday afternoon that classes will also be cancelled Thursday, May 9, and Friday, May 10.

The news release stated that all district schools and school-related activities are cancelled this week due to anticipated severe weather and potentially hazardous road conditions and flooding. The missed school days will not need to be made up at another time, according to the release.

"The district will monitor weather conditions throughout the next several days," the release stated. "Updates regarding the school schedule will be posted to the district and campus websites as well as the district’s Facebook and Twitter accounts. New Caney ISD will also utilize its notification system to inform parents of any necessary schedule changes."

By Kelly Schafler

Editor, Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Kelly Schafler is the editor for the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood edition of Community Impact Newspaper, covering public education, city government, development, businesses, local events and all things community-related. Before she became editor, she was the reporter for the Conroe and Montgomery edition for a year and a half.



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