Several schools in the Chicago area announced closings or delayed start times on Monday amid snowfall and a Winter Weather Advisory across the region.
Schools began reporting late openings or full closures Sunday evening, hours before snow even began to blanket the area.
Lake and McHenry counties in Illinois, as well as Kenosha County in Wisconsin were under a Winter Storm Warning through 6 p.m. CST Monday, according to the National Weather Service, which warned of heavy snow through the morning with accumulations of 6 to 8 inches, plus freezing drizzle resulting in an icy glaze.
De Kalb and La Salle counties were under a Winter Weather Advisory through 6 p.m. Monday as well, while Cook, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall and Will counties in Illinois, plus Jasper, La Porte, Lake, and Newton counties in Indiana were under a Winter Weather Advisory through 9 p.m. Monday.
Here's a look at some of the schools announcing closures as part of the winter weather:
WASHINGTON SCHOOL HARVARD: CLOSED
ALAN B. SHEPARD HIGH SCHOOL PALOS HEIGHTS: OPENING LATE (9 a.m.)
ALDEN-HEBRON DIST #19 -HEBRON ILLINOIS HEBRON: CLOSED
ALGONQUIN ROAD SCHOOL FOX RIVER GROVE: CLOSED
ALLENDALE SCHOOL - LINC WOODSTOCK: CLOSED
BRIARGATE SCHOOL CARY: CLOSED
BUSH SCHOOL JOHNSBURG: CLOSED
CAMBRIDGE LAKES LEARNING CENTER PINGREE GROVE: CLOSED
CANTERBURY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CRYSTAL LAKE: CLOSED
CARMEL HIGH SCHOOL-MUNDELEIN MUNDELEIN: CLOSED
CARY JR. HIGH CARY: CLOSED
CHESAK SCHOOL LAKE IN THE HILLS: CLOSED
CHILDREN'S HOUSE MONTESSORI SCHOOL DUNDEE: CLOSED
CHRISTIAN LIFE PRESCHOOL KENOSHA: CLOSED
CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY SYCAMORE: CLOSED
COVENTRY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CRYSTAL LAKE: CLOSED
CREEKSIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL WOODSTOCK: CLOSED
DEAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL WOODSTOCK: CLOSED
DIST #200 (WOODSTOCK): CLOSED
DIST #201 - WESTMONT: CLOSED
DIST #201 (J.S. MORTON HIGH SCHOOLS) - CICERO: LATE START SCHEDULE, NO ZERO PERIOD
DIST #201-U (CRETE-MONEE SCHOOLS): CLOSED
DIST #202 (LISLE COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOLS): CLOSED
DIST #202 (PLAINFIELD COMMUNITY SCHOOLS): CLOSED
DIST #203 - NAPERVILLE: CLOSED
DIST #204 (INDIAN PRAIRIE UNIT DISTRICT) - NAPERVILLE: CLOSED
DIST #205 (ELMHURST PUBLIC SCHOOLS): CLOSED
DIST #205 (LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL DIST): CLOSED
DIST #207 (MAINE TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOLS): CLOSED
DIST #207-U (PEOTONE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS): CLOSED
DIST #208 (RIVERSIDE BROOKFIELD HIGH SCHOOL): OPENING LATE AT 8:40 a.m.
DIST #21 (WHEELING): CLOSED
DIST #211 - PALATINE: CLOSED
DIST #212 (EAST LEYDEN AND WEST LEYDEN): E-LEARNING DAY
DIST #214 (ALL BUILDINGS) - ARLINGTON HEIGHTS: CLOSED
DIST #218 - OAK LAWN: OPENING LATE AT 9 a.m.
DIST #225 (GLENBROOK NORTH AND SOUTH HIGH SCHOOLS): CLOSED
DIST #23 - PROSPECT HEIGHTS: CLOSED
DIST #230 (STAGG, ANDREW & SANDBURG HIGH SCHOOLS): OPENING LATE AT 9:30 a.m.
DIST #234 (RIDGEWOOD COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL): OPENING LATE AT 9:25 a.m.
DIST #25 (ARLINGTON HEIGHTS): CLOSED
DIST #25 (BENJAMIN SCHOOL DISTRICT): CLOSED
DIST #26 - CARY: CLOSED
DIST #26 (RIVER TRAILS DISTRICT): CLOSED
DIST #3 - FOX RIVER GROVE: CLOSED