WDMCS Winter Weather Alert

WDMCS Two-Hour Delay Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018

Because of severe winter weather conditions, all schools will start two hours late Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018.

There will be no morning preschool. Kindergarten will start two-hours late district-wide. No morning activities or early bird classes. Kids West will open at 8:30 a.m. Buses will pick up students two hours after their normal pick-up time.

For students and parents, this announcement means:

  • School will begin two hours later than its normal start time.
  • School will dismiss at its regular time. If it is a Wednesday, schools will dismiss according to the regular Collaboration Day early dismissal schedule.
  • No Tiger Cubs morning preschool classes will be held. If you are a preschool parent in a non-district building, please contact that facility.
  • No morning activities or early bird classes will be held.
  • Kids West will open at 8:30 a.m. and breakfast will be served.
  • School buses will pick up students two hours after their normal pick-up time. Out-of-district services will also run two hours after the normal time.
  • No school breakfast will be served. Lunch will be served.

For WDMCS employees, this announcement means:

  • Employees are to report to work according to established procedures.

Este es un mensaje de las Escuelas de la Comunidad de West Des Moines. Debido a las malas condiciones del tiempo, manana, cuatro de enero ­todas las escuelas empezarán las clases dos horas tarde.

No habrá preescolar en la mañana. Kindergarten de todo el día empezará dos horas tarde en todo el distrito. No habrá actividades de la mañana o clases tempranas. Kids West abrirá las puertas a las 8:30 de la mañana. Los autobuses recogerán a los estudiantes dos horas después de la hora que los recogen regularmente.