Area schools suspending classes, changing schedules in response to Coronavirus concerns

Area schools suspending classes, changing schedules in response to Coronavirus concerns
(Source: KLTV)

UPDATE: Governor Abbott has now ordered the closure of all Texas schools through April 3.

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - South Plains schools are canceling events, suspending classes, and setting up remote instruction programs in reaction to concerns over Coronavirus. Here’s a list of schools that have announced changes so far.

This list of schools is constantly updating as we here more from schools in our viewing area. The information below is provided to us by each school, if the school you’re looking for is not printed below, it’s because we have not heard further information from that school. Stay with us as we work to gather more information from schools in our viewing area.

Texas Tech - classes scheduled from March 23 to 27 are cancelled. After March 30, classes will resume online until further notice.

TTUHSC - On-campus academic classes suspended. Visit www.ttuhsc.edu/coronavirus for updates.

Abernathy - Abernathy ISD will close until further notice. We will use next week, March 23-30, to prepare instruction and continue developing our remote learning plan, which will begin Tuesday, March 31.

All Saints Episcopal School - All Saints is moving to distance education starting on Thursday, March 26.

Amherst ISD - School closed through April 3.

Anton ISD - School closed through April 3.

Borden County ISD - School closed through April 3.

Brownfield ISD - closed until April 3, in response to recent confirmed Coronavirus cases.

Calvary Weekday Ministries - Classes resume April 6th

Crosbyton CISD - closed through April 3

Christ The King Cathedral School - Pending

Cotton Center ISD - School closed through April 3.

Dawson ISD - closed through April 3rd

Farwell ISD - closed through April 3rd

Floydada ISD - closed through April 3rd

Frenship ISD - closed through April 3rd. Staff will work from home starting March 23. Spring break extended for one week for students, March 23-27. Starting on March 30, students will be taught through remote options. Parents will be called.

Hale Center ISD - School closed through April 3. At home learning will last until at least April 6.

Harmony Public Schools - School closed through April 3.

Idalou ISD - School closed through April 3.

Indiana Avenue Preschool & PDO

Jayton-Girard ISD - School closed through April 3.

Just Kids Preschool - will extend spring break until March 30.

Kaplan College

Kingdom Preparatory Academy - closed through April 3. Remote instruction will begin on Monday, March 30.

Kress ISD - School closed through April 3.

Lakeridge Methodist Preschool & Kindergarten

Lamesa ISD - Distance learning for all students starting Monday, March 30 through April 10. Students will return to school April 13.

Lazbuddie ISD - School closed through April 3.

Levelland Christian School

Levelland ISD - School closed through April 3. Classes planned to resume on April 6.

Littlefield ISD - School closed through April 3.

Lockney ISD - School closed through April 3.

Loop ISD - School closed through April 3.

Lorenzo ISD - extend Spring Break the week of March 23, and will start distance learning the next week, March 30.

Lubbock Christian Schools - Extended Spring Break through March 27. Classes will resume on March 30.

Lubbock Christian University - Spring Break has been extended by one week for students. Residence halls will reopen for residents who are unable to stay home on Sunday, March 29, at 1:00 p.m. Academic instruction for all classes will be provided through distance learning beginning Monday, March 30, and until further notice. Staff and faculty operations will begin on Monday, March 23.

Lubbock-Cooper ISD - School closed through April 3. Now through March 27 will be considered a student holiday, and no home instruction will be provided. On Monday, March 23, you will be contacted by your child’s teacher who will communicate plans for the next few weeks and check on any needs you may have.

Lubbock ISD - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction curriculum that begins on Monday, March 30.

Meadow ISD - School closed through April 3. Planning for virtual instruction with our staff next week to tentatively start March 30th

Morton ISD - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction curriculum that begins on Monday, March 30.

Motley County ISD - School closed through April 3.

Muleshoe ISD - School closed through April 3.

New Deal ISD - School closed through April 3.

New Home ISD - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction curriculum that begins on Monday, March 30.

O’Donnell ISD - School closed through April 3.

Patton Springs ISD - School closed through April 3. Online instruction begins Monday, March 23.

Petersburg ISD - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction curriculum that begins on Monday, March 30.

Plains ISD - School closed through April 3.

Plainview ISD - School closed through April 3.

Plainview Christian Academy - Plainview Christian Academy is using an online platform until we feel that we can resume classes. We start with that on March 25. The 23rd and 24th will be used for teachers to prepare.

Post ISD - School closed through April 3.

Premier High School - School closed through April 3.

Ralls ISD - School closed through April 3. Remote learning plans in the works.

Richard Milburn Academy - School closed through April 3.

Roosevelt ISD - School closed through April 3.

Ropes ISD - School closed through April 3. Spring Break from March 23 through 27, online classes begin March 30.

Sands CISD - School closed through April 3. Distance learning starts March 26.

Seagraves ISD - classes will be suspended until Monday, April 6th.

Seminole ISD - School closed through April 3. Distance learning starts March 23.

Shallowater ISD - School closed through April 3.

Slaton ISD - School closed through April 3. Classes will reconvene on Monday, April 6.

Smyer ISD - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction curriculum that begins on Monday, March 30.

Snyder ISD - School closed through April 3.

South Plains Academy Charter High School

South Plains College - Instruction moving to online courses except for some Technical Education courses and some Health Occupation courses.

Southcrest Christian School - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction curriculum that begins on Monday, March 30.

Southland ISD - Closed until April 3, 2020. We will continue providing instruction to all our students during this time.

Springboard Academics will begin online classes March 30th.

Springlake-Earth ISD - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction information available on March 24

Spur ISD - School closed through April 3. Emails will be sent out about distance learning.

St. Joseph Catholic School - Slaton

St. Luke's Preschool

Sudan ISD - School closed through April 3. Distance learning tentatively scheduled to start March 26.

Sundown ISD - School closed through April 3.

Tahoka ISD - School closed through April 3.

Texas Tech Early Headstart - School closed through April 3.

Trinity Christian School - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction curriculum that begins on Monday, March 30.

Wayland Baptist University - Lubbock - As a response to developments concerning the coronavirus (COVID-19) Wayland Baptist University will transition to an online delivery format for all classes at all campuses until April 6. WBU will continue to monitor the situation and adjust the schedule if conditions dictate.

Wayland Baptist University - Plainview - As a response to developments concerning the coronavirus (COVID-19) Wayland Baptist University will transition to an online delivery format for all classes at all campuses until April 6. WBU will continue to monitor the situation and adjust the schedule if conditions dictate.

Wellman Union ISD - School closed through April 3. Information concerning student remote learning and other details will be coming.

Westminster Presbyterian School

Whiteface CISD - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction curriculum is expected to begin on Monday, March 30.

Whitharral ISD - School closed through April 3.

Wilson ISD - School closed through April 3. Remote instruction curriculum being discussed.

Wolfforth United Methodist PDO & Preschool

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