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School District 25 Policy

School Closings - Unanticipated

Policy 1715
Adopted: April 9,1985

The Superintendent or his/ her designee is authorized to close a school(s) for any conditions (e.g. fire, weather, civil disturbance, threatened civil disturbance, fuel shortage, or wide-spread illness which might threaten or endanger the health, safety, or welfare of students.

The Superintendent will develop a procedure for the notification of employees in cases of such closing.

The Board shall determine whether the school calendar shall be amended due to closing of school during the year.

The Superintendent shall inform the Board of such closing(s).

The established School Emergency Preparedness Plans shall be revised by the administration as needed.