Winter Weather Planning and Protocols
With November upon us, we felt it a good idea to provide a winter weather reminder for families. Winter weather can impact school in three ways: late start, early out, or the cancellation of school. As a District, we would like to remind you that the winter months are here and that each family needs to establish plans and protocols given any of the above scenarios.
If there is a winter weather emergency, the District will be in contact with all local news outlets and will also issue an all-call to all numbers provided to us for use. If you need to add your number or email to our available list for phone and e-blasts, please contact your child’s school. We will also be posting information on the Meridian CUSD 223 Facebook page as any decisions are made regarding winter weather situations. If there comes a time where school may be canceled, we will do everything we can to make the decision and communicated prior to 6 AM. The one exception is ice and that is variable we sometimes cannot know until buses get on the road.
At Meridian CUSD 223 our number one priority is to keep our children safe and we will make decisions with that in mind.
If you have any questions, please call your child’s school.