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What's Closed in Newport Due to Hurricane Sandy

The Rhode Island Broadcasters Association, in collaboration with AAA New England, hosts a closures webpage online.

What's Closed in Newport Due to Hurricane Sandy

Checking to see if Newport schools (public and private) are closed because of Hurricane Sandy?

You can follow all of the school and other closings on the RI Broadcasters Association Closures web page. [Click the link to visit the site.]

The page lists all public and private schools, as well as businesses and government agencies.

As of 11 p.m. Sunday, the following closures were announced


  • Newport public schools
  • St. Michael's Country Day School
  • The MET East Bay
  • Tender Care Learning Center

Community Groups

  • Boys and Girls Clubs
  • Child and Family Services
  • Edward King House Senior Center
  • Martin Luther King Community Center
  • Newport Art Museum


  • Naval Health Clinic - NE Newport
  • Naval Undersea Warfare Center

Health Services

  • CODAC - Newport
  • Newport County Mental Health Center


  • BankNewport  -  Delayed two hours. Open at 10 a.m.


RIBA also allows computer and smartphone users to sign up for email and text alerts on school closures.

Is your business closing ahead of Hurricane Sandy? Post an announcement in our comment section below.

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