With extreme cold, Shelton schools after school activities cancelled

Shelton public schools are on a two-hour delay Thursday, Jan. 8.

Students were reminded by school officials to dress appropriately, and cover exposed skin. The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory for the region, and overnight lows could reach 1 degree and feel like -17 degrees.

All after school programs at Shelton High School, Shelton Intermediate School and Perry Hill School have been cancelled on Thursday. However, the SHS track meet at New Haven is still on.

The eighth grade open house at SHS tonight has been postponed. A new date has not been released yet.

Students are asked to take their regularly-scheduled buses home.