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Wyandotte Public Schools Closed Wednesday Due to Snow

The district joins other schools that closed following a winter storm watch on Tuesday afternoon.

Wyandotte Public Schools have canceled classes for Wednesday due to weather conditions.

The district joins other area schools that closed following a winter storm watch that went into effect Tuesday afternoon. 

As a general practice, extracurricular activities aren't necessarily canceled on snow days.

"It depends on whether we can get the parking lots and sidewalks cleared later in the day," superintendent Carla Harting said.

 because of "concerns about ice on the sidewalks and students walking to school."

Check the Wyandotte Patch Facebook page throughout the day for weather updates. You can also get traffic updates on the Wyandotte Patch commute page.

Want to know what all goes into the decision of whether to close schools in Wyandotte? Harting explains it all to Patch.

Need ideas on what to do with the younger kids today? Read 5 Things to Do with Children After a Snowfall.

What are you doing with your kids today? Tell us in the comments below.

John_T February 27, 2013 at 12:32 PM
Really? An inch and a half of snow on the ground equals closing the schools? Wish that was the standard back when I was in school. At the same time, I guess I get their point: They are allotted 5 snow days a year, they've only used one up to this point and we are at the end of February so, might as well use them while you can.
Just Sayin! February 27, 2013 at 01:09 PM
yep, rediculous!, but since their predictable , I had plans for my kids for today..its too bad they wont let you know the night before like ALL the other communities, whats with that? Im sure their minds were made up yesterday by 5pm..lol
Paul February 27, 2013 at 07:38 PM
That's a joke . I walked 3/4 of mile in snowstorms

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