School Closing Information

In the event of inclement weather, school district administration may choose to cancel school or to dismiss classes early.  The decision on whether to cancel school is made before 6:00 a.m. if at all possible. Hopefully, the district will not have to dismiss classes early because the administration realizes the hardships that might be created by doing such.  The exceptions might be dismissing classes early at the High School and Osage Trail Middle School.  If this is done, it is usually to dismiss about 20 minutes earlier than usual and is done so that the buses might make their High School and Osage Trail Middle School routes and then get back for the elementary routes.  If the weather forces the closing of school, the information will be announced in the following ways:


  • Information will be sent out to parents by phone, text, and email.
  • Announcements will be made on local television and radio stations. 
  • Information will be posted on our website.