Closings due to Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael causes major waves on the Florida coast

This list will be updated as more closings are announced.

School Districts

Bladen County Schools will be closed to to students and staff on Thursday, Oct. 11 and will operate on a 2-hour delay on Friday, Oct. 12.

Brunswick County Schools will be closed to students and staff on Thursday, Oct. 11 and Friday, Oct. 12.

Columbus County Schools will be closed for students and staff on Thursday, Oct. 11 and will resume at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 12

Duplin County Schools will be closed for students and staff for the week of Oct. 15. Classes will resume Oct. 22 with optional teacher workdays on Thursday Oct. 18 and Friday Oct. 19.

New Hanover County Schools will be closed for students on Thursday, Oct. 11. Staff will have an optional teacher workday.

Pender County Schools will be closed for students and staff at Penderlea School and Pender Early College High School on Thursday, Oct. 11. There will be a two-hour delay for students and staff on Friday, Oct. 12.

Whiteville City Schools will be closed for students and staff on Thursday, Oct. 11 and will operate on a 2-hour delay for students on Friday, Oct. 12.

UNCW will cancel classes at 12:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11 and university offices will then close at 1 p.m. The campus is expected to reopen Friday, Oct. 12 at 6 a.m.

Cape Fear Community College classes, events and activities cancelled at all campus locations for Thursday, Oct. 11

Brunswick Community College will be closed Thursday, Oct. 11 and will reopen Friday, Oct. 12, pending local conditions.

Bladen Community College will be closed Thursday, Oct. 11 and plans to reopen Friday.

University of Mount Olive at Wilmington closed Thursday evening and plans to reopen Friday.

Miller-Motte College in Wilmington will close at 1 p.m. Thursday and plans to reopen for normal hours Friday.

Other Schools

  • Calvary Christian School - closed Thursday, Oct. 11
  • Cape Fear Academy - closed Thursday, Oct. 11
  • Cape Fear Center for Inquiry - closed Thursday, Oct. 11
  • Charter Day School - closed Thursday, Oct. 11 and Friday, Oct. 12
  • Children’s Schoolhouse Montessori - closed Thursday, Oct. 11
  • Columbus Charter School - closed Thursday, Oct. 11 and Friday, Oct. 12
  • Douglass Academy - closed Thursday, Oct. 11 and Friday, Oct. 12
  • Emereau: Bladen will be closed for students and staff on Thursday, Oct. 11. Classes will resume at 9:45 a.m. on Friday.
  • Point Institute of Leland will be closed to students and faculty on Thursday, Oct. 11
  • Scotland County Schools - closed Thursday, Oct. 11
  • South Brunswick Charter School - closed Thursday, Oct. 11 and Friday, Oct. 12

Government Offices

Brunswick County government offices and parks closed Thursday, Oct. 11

Columbus County government offices will be closed on Thursday, Oct. 11 and Friday, Oct. 12.

Business closures will not be listed. Please contact them directly.

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