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Due to the cold weather moving into the Lowcountry local school districts are deciding whether to open with delays Tuesday.

Colleton County School District will have a 2-hour delay Tuesday morning for students.  Teachers are expected to arrive on time, unless there are individual circumstances, which prevents travel. Teachers are to call immediate supervisor should a problem occurs.

Monday afternoon the Charleston County School District  announced they will operate on a 2-hour delay Tuesday morning.  The district is asking all parents to dress their children in warm clothing.   All district employees are being asked to report to their schools or offices, two hours later than their normal start time.

Dorchester School District Two will operate on a delayed 3-hour opening Tuesday.  All staff and students are to report to schools three hours later than the normal schedule.  Buses will run on a delayed morning schedule.  
· Four-year old kindergarten classes for both morning and afternoon sessions will be canceled  
· Mid-day special education classes will also be canceled.

Berkeley County School District schools and before-school programs will operate according to a 3-hour delay on Tuesday, January 7 due to forecasts of extremely cold weather.  Parents can find the three-hour delay schedule for their children's schools on the district's website.

Dorchester School District 4 will operate on a 3-hour delay for students. Teachers and staff will operate on a 2-hour delay Tuesday.

Williamsburg County School District has canceled after school programs and events scheduled Monday, January 6, 2014.   District schools will follow a 2 ½ hour delay schedule Tuesday for all students and staff.

Pinewood Preparatory School will operate on a three-hour delayed opening schedule Tuesday, January 7.   

Christ Our Stella Maris School will operate on a 2-hour delay Tuesday.

Mason Prep will be on a 2-hour delay Tuesday.

Addlestone Hebrew Academy will operate on a 2-hour delay Tuesday.  Opening at 10 a.m.

First Baptist School downtown will operate on a 2-hour delay Tuesday morning.

Park West pre-school in Mt. Pleasant will open on a 2-hour delay.

Trident Academy will operate on a 2-hour delay Tuesday morning.

First Baptist C.E.B.D Moncks Corner will operate on the 3-hour delay Tuesday morning.

Kingstree Christian Academy will operate on a 2-hour delay Tuesday morning.

Franklin C. Fetter family Health Center will delay opening until 11 a.m.

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Business delays and closings:

Franklin C. Fetter Family Health Center will delay opening until 11a.m. Tuesday.

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