All District Offices & Schools Closed Jan. 16, 2017

UPDATED: 5:20 a.m., Monday, Jan. 16, 2017 

Due to weather conditions, all WDMCS district offices and schools are closed Monday, Jan. 16, 2017.

All activities are canceled.

Kids West child care, the Homeschool Assistance Program, and the teacher work day/professional development day are also canceled.


Due to the forecast for adverse weather conditions, Kids West child care and the Homeschool Assistance Program have been canceled in the West Des Moines Community Schools for tomorrowJanuary 16, 2017.

These were the only programs planning to have students in attendance as January 16, 2017, is a scheduled no-school day for students in grades Pk-12.

Monday is a work day for employees. Certified staff members will be participating in professional development. Any change to the professional development schedule will be determined early Monday morning. Employees will be notified through the district’s normal emergency notification process.