Inclement Weather

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Plan A

Description of PlanPrograms AffectedMeal Services Provided
 

Two Hour Delayed Start

What does this mean?
This means the start of school will be delayed by two hours.

Example:
If your school usually starts at 7:00 a.m., your school will start at 9:00 a.m.

  • All preschool is cancelled
  • All school bus services will run routes two hours late, servicing only regular “to and from” routes.*
 
  • Breakfast Served
  • Lunch Served
  • Afterschool Meals Served 

*When buses are servicing only regular "to and from" routes, they will not be servicing the following routes: preschool Kansas State School for the Blind, Kansas School of the Deaf (KSD), TEchnical Education Center (TEC), Cerner, Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC), parochial studies, special education shuttles.

 

Plan B

Description of PlanPrograms AffectedMeal Services Provided
 

Two Hour Early Release

What does this mean?
This means students will be released from school two hours earlier than usual.

Example:
If your school usually ends at 3:00 p.m., your school day
will end two hours earlier at 1:00 p.m.

  • Afternoon (pm) preschool is cancelled
  • ]School bus services will run routes two hours early
  • Extracurricular evening activities are cancelled
  • After school meal services cancelled
 
  • Breakfast Served
  • Lunch Served
  • Afterschool Meals NOT served 

Plan C

Description of PlanPrograms AffectedMeal Services Provided
 

Schools Closed, District Offices Open

What does this mean?
This means schools will not be open for students.

Example:
No students should report to school. District offices will be open for business as usual.

  • All preschool is cancelled
  • School bus services are cancelled
  • No meal services available
 
No Meals Served 

Plan D

Description of PlanPrograms AffectedMeal Services Provided
 

Schools Closed, District Offices and KCK Public Library Closed (including branches)

What does this mean?
This means the schools, KCKPS district offices and KCK Public Library are all closed.

  • All preschool is cancelled
  • School bus services are cancelled
  • No meal services available
 
No Meals Served 

When will the decision be made to close school due to snow, ice, or extreme cold?

The decision to close schools because of inclement weather is amde by the superintendent of schools. All major radio and television stations will be notified notified by 6 a.m. and all other venues will be updated. To learn more, visit kckps.org/weather.

Where can I find out if school is closed?

  • KCKPS Website (kckps.org)
  • KCKPS Social Media Channels (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram)
  • Major Television and Radio Stations
  • Infinite Campus Message (sent to parents/guardians)

Please check more than one source for school closing information.