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Schools Announce Early Dismissal, Cancel Activities Ahead of Snow

Below is a partial list of early closures and cancellations.

Several schools canceled after-school activities or announced early dismissal as the Chicago area prepares for a winter storm Friday night into Saturday morning.

A Winter Storm Warning was issued for much of the Chicago area beginning Friday afternoon through Saturday morning ahead of potentially heavy snow over the weekend.

The warning was issued for Cook, Lake, DuPage, Winnebago, Boone, McHenry, Ogle, Lee, DeKalb and Kane counties in Illinois, from 3 p.m. Friday through 12 p.m. CST Saturday.

The warning was expected to take effect in LaSalle, Kendall, Grundy, Will and Kankakee counties in Illinois, as well as Lake and Porter counties in Indiana, beginning at 7 p.m. and also ending at 12 p.m. CST Saturday. A warning in Newton, Jasper and Benton counties in Indiana was issued for 12 a.m. through 3 p.m. CST Saturday.

Below is a partial list of early closures and cancelations.

Go to the Emergency Closing Center for a full list. 

Alexander Graham Bell Montessori School, Wheeling
Closing early: 4:30 p.m.

Alpine Chapel, Lake Zurich
No Friday or Saturday p.m. service 

Anshe Tikvah, Buffalo Grove
Closed Friday 

Booth Tarkington School, Wheeling
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday 

Chicago Grammar School, Chicago
Closed Saturday

Church of the Holy Spirit Religious ed program, Schaumburg
Closed Saturday 

Cooper Middle School, Buffalo Grove
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday

District #21, Wheeling
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday

District #302, Kaneland schools, Maple Park
Closing early Friday: 4 p.m.
Opening late Saturday: 4 p.m.

Edgar Allan Poe School, Arlington Heights
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday

Eugene Field School, WheelingNo Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday 

Fox Valley Career Center, Maple Park
Closing early Friday: 4 p.m.
Opening late Saturday: 4 p.m. 

Hawthorne Early Childhood School, Wheeling
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday

Henry W. Longfellow School, Buffalo Grove
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday 

Hobart Assembly of God, Hobart
Closed Saturday 

Holmes Middle School, Wheeling
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday

James W. Riley School, Arlington Heights
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday 

Joyce Kilmer School, Buffalo Grove
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday

Kaneland Blackberry Creek Elementary School, Elburn
Closing early Friday: 4 p.m.
Opening late Saturday: 4 p.m. 

Kaneland Harter Middle School, Sugar Grove
Closing early Friday: 4 p.m.
Opening late Saturday: 4 p.m. 

Kaneland McDole Elementary School, Montgomery
Closing early Friday: 4 p.m.
Opening late Saturday: 4 p.m. 

Kaneland Middle School, Maple Park
Closing early Friday: 4 p.m.
Opening late Saturday: 4 p.m. 

Kaneland Senior High School, Maple Park
Closing early Friday: 4 p.m.
Opening late Saturday: 4 p.m. 

Mark Twain School, Wheeling
No Friday after-school or evening activities. After-school childcare is open.
Closed Saturday

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