School Closing Broadcasts
An annoucement of a school closing or delayed start is usually posted by 6:00 a.m. Families are notified via:
-Twin Cities televsion stations
-Information posted on District Web-site at www.isd12.org
-Calling district or school office for recorded message
-An "alert notification" which is sent to families by telephone and email through the distirct school messenger system. A message will be sent to all numbers you have listed in your contact information.
The most typical reason for closing school or delaying the start of school are related to snow and cold. Students must be able to arrive at school saftey, whether by bus, car, or walking. The amount of snow, temperature, wind chill and passable roads are among the many factors considered. The choice to cancel school is never easy or taken lightly.