School open tomorrow, Wednesday, in Billings during Extreme Cold
Billings Schools Superintendent Greg Upham just sent out a notice to parents concerning the weather conditions in the area. Edited for readability by Josh Rath.
Tomorrow, Wednesday, December 21st, the schools will operate with our cold weather protocols.
The temperature in the morning is expected to be 17 below zero with wind chills considerably colder. Please ensure your students are dressed for the conditions and that they know they may enter their school immediately upon arrival.
My office will continue to monitor the weather conditions tomorrow and will communicate to you, prior to the end of the day, updated information about Thursday's status of the schools.
Thursday is forecasted to be the coldest morning with temperatures around -26 with wind chills considerably colder.
If you choose to have your student remain home, please notify your student's school and know that attendance will not be penalized for Wednesday and Thursday, and any work missed will be allowed to be made up.
Please be advised,
To read the entire release, where Superintendent Upham goes into detail about weather webinars, click the button below.