Many schools experienced phone, email communication issues in Sarasota Co.
SARASOTA CO., FL (WWSB) – Many schools in Sarasota County experienced phone and email communication problems Tuesday morning.
A cut fiber optic cable caused many schools to be affected. Schools affected included Pine View, Laurel Nokomis and all schools in Venice, North Port and Englewood. However, the cable is reportedly now fixed.
The outage also affected school district departments based in Osprey, including Transportation and Food & Nutrition Services. All students will be fed, even if their meal plan accounts cannot be accessed at schools.
Service may be down or intermittent at these schools and departments throughout the day.
For urgent matters only, call the main school district number, 941-927-9000.