In case it should be necessary to close or delay the start of school, notification will appear on the District 843 home page. In addition, an automated message will be sent to students that attend classes in LWASE Cooperative buildings (Mackay, Pioneer Grove, and Transition House) communicating any changes to the typical school day or closures due to weather or emergency issues. Please make sure to have your current contact information on file.
Students and parents of students attending District 843 classed located in the public schools throughout the Lincoln-Way area or private facilities should contact the main telephone number at those facilities for emergency closing and/or weather related changes in attendance schedules.
Parents and employees can receive automatic e-mails on any changes in the school schedule. To sign up for this free service, or to check status of any closings, they should visit the Emergency Closing Center website at www.emergencyclosings.com
In case of an impending storm during the day, students may be sent home early. In addition, the message will also be sent to the following radio stations: