School’s out – Feb. 12 school closings (UPDATE)
Here are the Feb. 12 school closings for public school systems in Metro Atlanta. This list is being updated throughout the day.
City Schools of Decatur has announced it that its schools will be closed tomorrow, Feb. 12.
DeKalb County Schools and Emory University have decided to close tomorrow, Feb. 12, due to the impending ice storm.
DeKalb County Schools, City Schools of Decatur, Fulton County Schools and Atlanta Public Schools, Emory University and Agnes Scott College are closed today, Feb. 11, as are many other government institutions.
Fulton County Schools and Atlanta Public Schools had already cancelled classes on Feb. 12.
Gov. Nathan Deal has declared a state of emergency in 88 of Georgia’s counties. National Weather Service predicts that the ice storm that will develop overnight and Wednesday will be comparable to a 2000 ice storm that caused hundreds of thousands of people in the Atlanta area to lose power.