Chicago-Area Schools Close, Delay Starts Due to Winter Weather - NBC Chicago

Chicago-Area Schools Close, Delay Starts Due to Winter Weather

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    Chicago Weather Forecast: Winter Storm Warning/Advisory

    NBC Storm Team 5 meteorologist Andy Avalos has your latest forecast update.

    (Published Monday, Jan. 28, 2019)

    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. 

    FULL LIST OF SCHOOL CLOSINGS HERE

    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

    Click here for a full list of school closings and cancellations.

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