school closings

Bomb Threat Closes Ionia Public Schools Tuesday

Sep 1, 2019
Police Lights

Ionia Public Schools announced that all of its schools will be closed on Tuesday as police investigate a bomb threat. 

snow and barn
Kevin Lavery / WKAR/MSU

Michigan school districts would not have to make up snow days that occur during state-declared emergencies under a bill advancing in the Legislature.

Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Michigan lawmakers are considering whether to cut schools some slack after frigid temperatures and other weather caused a high number of snow days.

Ice jams, Grand River, Portland
WLNS-TV Lansing (WKAR media partner)


Just a few school announcements today:

School Closings for Wednesday, February 13

Feb 13, 2019
winter weather
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU


School closings for Wednesday, February 13:

snowy scene

Hundreds of Michigan schools are closed as more snow and icy weather hits the state, knocking out power to thousands of homes and businesses.

School Closings for Tuesday, February 12

Feb 12, 2019


School Closings For Friday, February 8

Feb 8, 2019
Frozen Tree
Amanda Barberena

UPDATED Friday at 6:14 A.M.:

A few area schools will be closed today. Click here for the complete list.

School Closings for Thursday, February 7

Feb 7, 2019


School closings and delays due to weather conditions for Thursday, February 7:

School Closings for Friday, February 1

Feb 1, 2019
snow, Lansing, I-96
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

UPDATED at 6:00 a.m.: Click here for the growing list of Michigan public schools that will closed on Friday.

School Closings For Thursday, January 31

Jan 31, 2019
snow, wind chills, Lansing
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

UPDATED Wednesday at 5:45 p.m.: Schools across Michigan have canceled classes for Thursday, January 31. Click here for the closings.

School Closings for Wednesday, January 30

Jan 29, 2019
snow blower, Grand Ledge, winter, snow
Laura Michels / WKAR-MSU

UPDATED at 7:45 p.m.: Lansing, Jackson, Detroit, Ann Arbor and schools across Michigan have  canceled classes for Wednesday, January 30. Click here for the districts.

School Closings for Tuesday, January 29

Jan 29, 2019
snow, Grand Ledge
Laura Michels / WKAR-MSU

Updated Tuesday at 7:49 a.m. Schools in Charlotte, East Lansing, Grand Rapids, Lansing, Waverly and more will be closed on Tuesday. Click here for the growing list. 

School Closings for Monday, January 28

Jan 27, 2019
winter weather
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

UPDATED Monday 10:30a.m.: Ann Arbor, Charlotte, Flint, Lansing, Waverly and many other districts have canceled for Monday, January 28. Click here for the latest.

Detroit Metro Airport

Icy weather prompted officials to shut down Detroit's main airport as slippery conditions from freezing rain left some Michigan roadways treacherous and shut down hundreds of schools.