Snow Day

SNOW DAY - Closing due to snow or hazardous conditions

School will be canceled if heavy snow and/or icy conditions make it extremely hazardous or impossible for school buses to travel their routes and for employees to get to work safely. The Superintendent makes the decision in consultation with the district’s school bus company.  

Every effort will be made to make a decision by 6:00 a.m. on the morning of a cancellation. 

Notification will be sent directly to families through Infinite Campus by phone, email, text,  and posted on the district website. Go to www.isd110.org

Notification will be sent to media outlets (Kare11, KSTP 5, Fox 9, WCCO 4)

If school is in session and the weather is forecast to worsen during school hours, please see “Same Day Weather Cancellation”

SNOW DAY Cancellations include:

  • Classes and programs at all Pre K-12 schools, and Waconia Learning Center

  • Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE)

  • Before & after-school programs and extra-curricular activities

  • Field trips and school events

  • Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE)

  • Community Ed classes, events, practices, and games

  • Kids’ Company**

  • Building events (open houses, conferences, etc)

  • Athletics cancellations are decided on an individual basis.  Schedule changes are posted on the district website. Go to: www.isd110.org

  • Permits held by outside organizations (i.e. Girl Scouts, Associations, Clubs, etc) for meetings and activities in a school building are canceled. Contact the organizer with questions.

 

COLD DAY - Closing due to temperature or wind chill

School will be canceled if the forecast for 6:00 a.m. is:

  • Wind chill is below -40 degrees Fahrenheit OR 

  • Air temperature is below -25 degrees Fahrenheit

The Superintendent makes the decision in consultation with the district’s school bus company.  Every effort will be made to make a decision by 6:00 a.m. on the morning of a cancellation.  

Notification will be sent directly through Messenger110 to families by phone, text, email, and posted to the district website.  Go to: www.isd110.org

Notification will be sent to media outlets (Kare11, KSTP 5, Fox 9, WCCO 4)

COLD DAY Cancellations include:

  • Classes and programs at all Pre K-12 schools, and Waconia Area Learning Center

  • Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE)

  • Before & after-school programs and extra-curricular activities

  • Field trips and school events

  • Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE)

  • Community Ed classes, events, practices, and games

  • Kids’ Company**

  • Building events (open houses, conferences, etc)

  • Athletics cancellations are decided on an individual basis.  Schedule changes are posted on the district website. Go to: www.isd110.org

  • Permits held by outside organizations (i.e. Girl Scouts, Associations, Clubs, etc) for meetings and activities in a school building.

SAME DAY WEATHER CANCELLATION - Dismissing school early and canceling after-school activities due to weather conditions that are expected to worsen throughout the school day.  Every effort will be made to make a decision by 1:00 p.m. the day of cancellation.

Notification is sent directly to families through Infinite Campus by phone, email, or text, and posted on the school website.  Go to www.isd110.org

Notification will be sent to media outlets (Kare11, KSTP 5, Fox 9, WCCO 4)

SAME DAY WEATHER cancellations include:

  • Classes and programs at all Pre K-12 schools, and Waconia Learning Center

  • Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE)

  • Before & after-school programs and extra-curricular activities

  • Field trips and school events

  • Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE)

  • Community Ed classes, events, practices, and games

  • Building events (open houses, conferences, etc)

  • Athletics cancellations are decided on an individual basis.  Schedule changes are posted on the district website. Go to: www.isd110.org

  • Permits held by outside organizations (i.e. Girl Scouts, Associations, Clubs, etc) for meetings and activities in a school building are canceled.  Contact the organizer with questions.

 

**Kids’ Company 

If ISD 110 is:

  • Closed all day (determined before 6AM), Kids’ Co. will be closed all day.

  • 2-hour late start (determined before 6AM), Kids’ Co. will open at 8:00 AM.

  • Closes between 6AM and 8AM, Kids’ Co. will remain open until further notice.      

 

Parents always have the option to keep their student(s) at home during bad weather conditions.