School Closings and Delays

Due to weather the following schools are on a delay or closed.


  • Watauga County Schools will be closed with an optional teacher workday. The snow day program at Hardin Park opens at 8 a.m.
  • Avery County Schools will be closed due to snow and ice moving into the area. It will be an optional teacher workday on a two-hour delay.

*Snow Camp will be hosted at the YMCA for students in kindergarten through sixth grade from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.