All Houston Independent School District after-school events scheduled for today are cancelled because of heavy rains and potential flooding. This includes, but is not limited to, athletics events, club activities, and tutorials. School administrators will decide at a later date whether those events will be cancelled or rescheduled.
HISD schools will conduct dismissal at their regular time today. Teachers and staff will be released once dismissal is completed.
Employees in the Hattie Mae White Educational Support Center will be dismissed from work at 4 p.m. The HISD Transportation Department is monitoring the weather and road conditions to ensure that students return home safely. Here is a clip from our conversation with Chester Glaude, senior manager of transportation operations.