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Monday, December 04, 2017 9:10 AM


Our schools provide students with a safe and stable place to learn. We understand that canceling school may cause some families hardships related to finding child care. 

We consider closing school when: 

➤ Wind chill is at ‐35°F (-37°C) or colder at 6:30 a.m. 

➤ More than 6 inches of snow falls in 12 hours 

➤ More than 8 inches of snow falls in 24 hours 

We try to tell parents: 

➤ By 6:00 p.m. the day before the cancellation, OR 

➤ By 5:30 a.m. the day of the cancellation 

We announce cancellations by: 

Phone calls | Texts | Website | Facebook | Twitter | Radio | TV 

Visit www.mpls.k12.mn.us/school_closing for more information. 

Questions: answers@mpls.k12.mn.us 612.668.0230 www.mpls.k12.mn.us