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In a press release today, Richmond County School System announces they have transitioned more schools to Learn@Home instruction.

These transition continue as a result of COVID-19 related staff absences.

The following schools will transition to Learn@Home from Wednesday, January 12 through Friday, January 14:

  • Lamar-Milledge Elementary
  • Langford Middle
  • T.W. Josey High
  • Westside High

Meals are available for pickup from the side entrance of the school cafeterias from 8am to 2pm Wednesday, January 12 through Friday, January 14.

Richmond County School System continues to monitor the situation and follow guidance from public health officials.