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Emergency Late Start/Closing Information

 

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO! PRINTABLE FLYER
 

If your phone number has recently changed, please contact your child(ren)'s school to update that information in PowerSchool.

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO !
IN CASE OF WEATHER-RELATED OR OTHER EMERGENCIES,
YOU WILL RECEIVE AN AUTOMATED PHONE CALL FROM DISTRICT 205.

ONE OF THE FOLLOWING EMERGENCY OPTIONS WILL BE IMPLEMENTED:

1. School will be closed for the day
("School is Closed")

-OR-

2. School start times will use the Emergency Late Start schedule.


If you do not receive a phone message, email or text or find emergency closing information
listed on the website or in the media, then assume that school is in session. 

 

In addition to the direct phone message, text and email, the District posts emergency
closing information in the following ways:

 

#1

Visit the District 205 Web Site

http://www.elmhurst205.org -Closings will be
posted on the opening page.

 

#2

Call the District 205 Center

(630) 617-2505 (English)
(630) 617-2506 (Spanish)

 

#3

Visit the WGN Emergency Closing Center Web Site

http://www.emergencyclosings.com
 
#4

Call the WGN Emergency Closing Hotline

1-847-238-1234
Enter Your School' s Main Phone Number

 
#5 Follow us on Twitter(@elmhurstD205) or
FaceBook(www.facebook.com/ElmhurstD205)
 
#6

Radio or TV

 

 

Tune to the following radio or TV stations  
AM Radio: TV:
WGN 720 ABC
WBBM NEWS 780 CBS
  NBC
FM Radio WLS
WBBM-105.9 WGN
  FOX
  CLTV

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