FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, November 4, 2021
Dr. J. Scott Smith, Superintendent of Schools, 301-475-5511, ext. 32178
LEONARDTOWN, MD – As a result of a power outage at Leonardtown High School this morning, the school was closed today, Thursday, November 4, 2021. Students were returned home for virtual learning. Elementary buses in the central area of the county were delayed.
The Department of Maintenance has identified the issue causing the power outage, the parts have been ordered with anticipated overnight delivery, and the final repair is planned for Friday, November 5, 2021. As a result of continued power disruption, Leonardtown High School will be closed on Friday, November 5, 2021, and those students will be engaged in virtual learning.
Students who attend Fairlead Academy from Chopticon and Great Mills High Schools will remain at their home schools tomorrow as they did today.