UPDATE: Pearland, Friendswood, Alvin ISDs closed through Feb. 19

On Feb. 15, Parkwood Avenue in Friendswood saw a thin blanket of snow. (Courtesy Alison Daniel)
On Feb. 15, Parkwood Avenue in Friendswood saw a thin blanket of snow. (Courtesy Alison Daniel)

On Feb. 15, Parkwood Avenue in Friendswood saw a thin blanket of snow. (Courtesy Alison Daniel)

Updated at 12:16 p.m., Feb. 18

Alvin, Friendswood and Pearland ISDs will remain closed through Friday, Feburary 19, according to the districts' websites. No asynchronous learning will take place for students.

Originally published at 3:41 p.m., Feb. 16

Due to loss of power, freezing temperatures and other issues caused by the winter weather event hitting Texas, Pearland, Friendswood and Alvin ISDs will remain closed through Feb. 18.

Pearland ISD students will not participate in asynchronous learning during the closure. The district is continuing to monitor the weather.


No remote learning will occur during the closure for FISD. All extracurricular activities are also canceled and postponed for Feb. 17-18. Plans for school Feb. 19 will be communicated by 6 p.m. Feb. 18 via email, social media and www.myfisd.com.

There will be no on-campus or remote instruction classes for AISD students Feb. 17-18. Additionally, all AISD-sponsored activities scheduled for Feb. 17-18 are canceled or postponed.
By Jake Magee
Jake Magee has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper.


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