The Mercedes Independent School District has announced that they are delaying the start of school for two days.
The first day of school, according to school officials, will be on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, for all Pre-K to 12th grade students.
According to a release, the delay is due to the facility storm recovery completion delays.
The release stated that all district staff will report to their assigned responsibilities on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018.
Please note that Mercedes High School and Mercedes Early College High School students
attending STC classes in Weslaco will need to report to their campuses for transportation to STC, according to the release.
Also, HeadStart students will remain on their regular schedule.