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January 22, 2015 |
Winter weather: How to find out if school is delayed or cancelled
When we are expecting snow or inclement weather, a Seattle Public Schools central office team continually monitors conditions across the district. That includes having staff drive some of the streets that are typically more treacherous in snow and ice.
After consulting with other agencies, a decision is made about whether to delay school by two hours or if a closure is necessary. That decision is typically made by 5:30 a.m.
You can learn if there is a school delay or closure through:
Real-time, cell phone alert system for safety threats!
A reminder of the cell-phone alert system CSI set up earlier this fall: Sign up your cell number, and you will receive a text when the school is in ‘lockdown’ or other safety categories. We currently have 81 subscribers!