Icy roads cause school delays, closures in York County

Harper Ho
York Dispatch
A bus driver exits Central York High School on the first day of classes Friday, August, 28, 2020. The Central School District opted for in-person attendance. Bill Kalina photo

Some York County schools are operating Friday on a two-hour delay, while others have closed because of icy roads. School officials are concerned that melted snow from Wednesday's nor'easter could be risky for Friday's morning commute. 

More:Winter storm warning: York County braces for nor'easter

Here is a list of schools that have instituted either two-hour delays or are closed:

  • Central York School District
  • Crispus Attucks Charter School
  • Dallastown Area School District
  • Dover Area School District
  • Eastern York School District
  • Northeastern School District
  • Red Lion Area School District
  • River Rock Academy Red Lion Campus (closed)
  • River Rock Academy - Spring Grove Campus (closed)
  • River Walk Day Treatment
  • South Eastern School District
  • Southern York County School District
  • Spring Grove Area School District
  • St. John The Baptist Catholic School 
  • St. Joseph School - York (closed)
  • West York Area School District
  • West Shore School District (only students who report to in person on Fridays)
  • York Adventist Christian School
  • York City School District 
  • York Country Day School (Before-school opens at 9 a.m.)
  • York Learning Center
  • York Suburban School District

Wednesday's winter storm brought upwards of 11 inches of snow to York County. Most schools were closed or switched to remote learning both Wednesday and Thursday because of the snow storm.

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