School Closures: Plainfield, Joliet Schools Closed Monday - NBC Chicago

School Closures: Plainfield, Joliet Schools Closed Monday



    Sunday's Afternoon Forecast

    NBC 5's Brant Miller has the latest weather forecast ahead of the snowstorm.

    (Published Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018)

    For a FULL list of school closures, you can visit the following link: Emergency Closing Center. 

    With heavy snow falling on the area, a slew of suburban school districts have announced that they will cancel classes on Monday. 

    Numerous school districts including Plainfield District 202, Woodstock District 200, Oswego District 308, and Yorkville District 115 have all announced that classes will be canceled on Monday. 

    Johnsburg District 12 also announced it will be closed. 

    Here is an updated list of school districts that have announced that all schools will be closed: 

    Alsip District 126

    Arlington Heights (All Districts) 

    Aurora District 131

    Batavia District 101

    Buffalo Grove District 96

    Cary District 26

    Darien District 61 and 63

    Fox River Grove District 3

    Hebron District 19

    Johnsburg District 12

    Joliet Districts 204 (High School) and 86 (Public schools) 

    Lemont District 113

    Oak Lawn Districts 122 and 123

    Oswego District 308

    Palos Hills District 117

    Palos Park District 118

    Plainfield School Districts 30 and 202

    Peotone District 207

    Richmond Districts 2 and 157

    Round Lake District 116 

    St. Charles District 303

    Schaumburg District 54

    Tinley Park Districts 140 and 146

    Vernon Hills District 128

    Villa Park District 45

    Wauconda District 118

    Woodridge District 68 

    Woodstock District 200 

    Yorkville District 115

    Chicago Public Schools are monitoring forecasts as a winter storm pelts the area, but plans to have school buildings open on Monday for classes.

    CPS made the announcement on Sunday evening on their social media feeds.

    “CPS and the city of Chicago are closely monitoring the weather to ensure classes can safely resume tomorrow,” the district said. “Based on the current forecast, school will be in session as scheduled.”

    Select schools in the area have already announced that they will be closed, including Maryville Jen School in Des Plaines, and the Most Blessed Trinity Academy in Waukegan. St. Ignatius College Prep in Chicago will also be closed, as will St. John’s Lutheran School in Libertyville.

    Northern Illinois University in DeKalb will open at 10 a.m. Monday morning, and the Universal Technical Institute in Lisle will cancel morning classes, but will have evening classes.

    For a full list of school closures, you can visit the Emergency Closing Center’s website, or stay tuned to NBC 5 Chicago.

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