According to Scottsboro City Schools Superintendent Dr. Jose Reyes, the Board of Education voted Thursday night to approve his recommendation to delay the start of school.
Students will now return starting on Aug. 24 instead of Aug. 12. There will be a staggered start until Aug. 26. Aug. 27 and 28 will be full days.
You can find Friday's announcement below. We'll post the district's updated back to school plan in this story when it's released.