How do I find out if school is closed?

The school system tries to make the decision to close or delay school as early as possible to make planning easier for families. As soon as the decision is made, the school system will let families know:

In addition, the school system informs the media. You can watch for school closings on television and in newspapers:

The website also will be updated to show any cancellations of afterschool or weekend activities. Check under "Announcements" for those updates.

Did you know?
WS/FCS has missed an average of 3.71 days because of bad weather each year since 1963. The most days missed was 12 in 1995-96.

This chart has a list of all days missed because of bad weather since the city and county school systems merged in 1963.