Houston weather: School closures, delays for Friday, May 17

The severe weather across the Houston area has led to some school districts canceling class on Friday, May 17.

Here is a current list:


  • Aldine ISD
  • Alief ISD
  • Arrow Academy: Champions Academy, Harvest Preparatory Academy, and Liberation Academy
  • Brazos School for Inquiry & Creativity- Tidwell Campus
  • Channelview ISD
  • Cleveland ISD
  • Crosby ISD
  • Cy-Fair ISD
  • Deer Park ISD
  • Galena Park ISD
  • Goose Creek ISD
  • Hempstead ISD
  • Houston ISD
  • Katy ISD (Select campuses including: Bear Creek Elementary, Cardiff Junior High, Cimarrron Elementary, Fielder Elementary, Franz Elementary, Hayes Elementary, Hutsell Elementary, Katy Elementary, Katy Junior High, Katy High School, Nottingham Country Elementary, McElwain Elementary, Memorial Parkway Elementary, Memorial Parkway Junior High, Raines Academy, Miller Career & Technology Center, Opportunity Awareness Center, Rhoads Elementary, Taylor High School, West Memorial Elementary, West Memorial Junior High, Winborn Elementary, Youngblood Elementary)
  • KIPP Texas-Houston
  • Klein ISD
  • La Porte ISD
  • Lone Star College-CyFair
  • Magnolia ISD
  • Pasadena ISD
  • Presbyterian School Community
  • Royal ISD
  • San Jacinto College
  • Sheldon ISD
  • Shepherd ISD
  • Spring ISD
  • Southwest Public Schools
  • Spring Branch ISD
  • Tarkington ISD
  • The Post Oak School
  • Tomball ISD
  • University of Houston-Downtown
  • Varnett Public Schools
  • Waller ISD
  • YES Prep


  • Goodrich ISD will be on a two-hour delay.

This list will continue to be updated as we receive additional reports.