For a FULL list of school closures, you can visit the following link: Emergency Closing Center.
With heavy snow falling across the Chicago area, a slew of suburban school districts announced that they will cancel classes on Monday.
Some of the major districts closed for the day include:
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)
Lake Forest Elementary School District 67 and Lake Forest High School District 115
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
Riverside Brookfield High School
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 were monitoring forecasts as a winter storm pelts the area, but planned to have school buildings open on Monday for classes, the district announced Sunday evening.
“CPS and the city of Chicago are closely monitoring the weather to ensure classes can safely resume tomorrow,” the district said on social media. “Based on the current forecast, school will be in session as scheduled.”
Some area universities were impacted as well, with Northern Illinois University in DeKalb planning to open at 10 a.m. Monday morning, while the Universal Technical Institute in Lisle canceled morning classes, but will have evening classes as scheduled.
For a full list of school closures, you can visit the Emergency Closing Center’s website, or stay tuned to NBC 5 Chicago.