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Solar Eclipse Information
Posted On:
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Press Release:  Wilkinson County School District

Due to the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017, Wilkinson County Public Schools will delay dismissal of primary, elementary, middle and high school students. Parents can expect their child to arrive at home 15-30 minutes later than normal.  The peak time to experience, the solar eclipse is during our regularly scheduled elementary school afternoon transportation times. Subsequently, high school and middle school will delay dismissal as well.

Wilkinson County School-August 21 Dismissal Times:

Primary School/Elementary School:            3:30 p.m.

Middle School/High School:                         3:45 p.m.

Safety is our first priority. No students will be allowed to check out during the peak time of 2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Prior to this time, students can be checked out by following normal check out procedures.  Any questions or concerns, please contact the school.


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