UPDATE: Fort Bend ISD's Fort Settlement Middle School to reopen Sept. 17 following Hurricane Nicholas

Normal school operations will resume at Fort Bend ISD's Fort Settlement Middle School after power was restored to the campus. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Normal school operations will resume at Fort Bend ISD's Fort Settlement Middle School after power was restored to the campus. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Normal school operations will resume at Fort Bend ISD's Fort Settlement Middle School after power was restored to the campus. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Updated Sept. 16, 4:03 p.m.

Fort Bend ISD's Fort Settlement Middle School will reopen Sept. 17 for normal operations.

Power has been restored at the school following an outage caused by Hurricane Nicholas, according to the district.

Posted Sept. 16, 10:19 a.m.

While power has been restored to six of the seven Fort Bend ISD schools that were closed Sept. 15 due to power outages caused by Hurricane Nicholas, Fort Settlement Middle School remains without power and is closed Sept. 16, according to the district.


Baines Middle School, First Colony Middle School, Hodges Bend Middle School, Schiff Elementary School and Settlers Way Elementary School returned to normal school operations Sept. 16.

Furthermore, Sullivan Elementary School reopened with a delayed 10:10 a.m. start time as building systems had to be reset, the district said in a release. Morning bus routes to the school were also delayed by two hours.

FBISD will continue to update the community about school operations for Sept. 17.
By Claire Shoop

Reporter, Sugar Land/Missouri City

Claire joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2019 as the reporter for the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2019 where she studied journalism, government and Arabic. While in school, Claire was a fellow for The Texas Tribune, worked for the student newspaper, The Daily Texan, and spent a semester in Washington, D.C. She enjoys playing cards with her family and listening to the Boss, Bruce Springsteen.



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