Some parents are lucky, with a spouse who is available for sudden babysitting duty. Others have to scramble, especially when the school makes a last-minute decision.
CBS Philly has received community cancellations for Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
Parents may see their individual school with the lights on and wonder, why did it have to close?
When deciding to dismiss students early because of hot weather, officials say they look at more than just a single day’s forecast.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Sunday, January 22, 2012.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Saturday, January 21.
The district had only two snow days built into its calendar for the 2010-2011 school year. Schools were closed for four days this academic year.
CBS Philly has received many community cancellations for Wednesday, February 2, 2011.
Many areas of the Delaware Valley were very, very slippery early this morning . Sidewalks, parking lots, driveways, and steps were often a sheet of ice, making walking and driving hazardous.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Sunday, January 30th, 2011. (Items are listed alphabetically by the name of the sponsoring organization.) If an event you are interested in is not mentioned here, […]
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Saturday, January 29th, 2011.
The second half of the latest snowstorm to hit the Delaware Valley really packed a wallop, dropping more than a foot of snow in many areas and many catching residents by surprise.
Hatboro-Horsham School District superintendent Curtis Griffin says the decision to keep schools open — or not — during winter weather is more complex than one might perceive it to be.
Some Delaware Valley winters come and go with nary a flake of snow. Not this one.
Snow is expected to arrive late on Thursday night and continue into Friday morning. Expect 2-4 inches in the Philadelphia area.