Inclement Weather

Severe weather conditions may require the TDSB to cancel transportation or, in extreme conditions, close schools. The decision to close schools is made by the Director of Education. In the event transportation is cancelled or schools are closed, the local media will be informed before the beginning of the school day. Tune in to your radio and television news stations for the latest information. Closure of schools or cancellation of transportation services will be announced from 6:30 a.m. onward on the following stations:

AM Radio: FAN 590, CFTR 680, CFRB 1010, CHUM 1050, CHIN AM-1540, CHOG-TALK 640

FM Radio: KISS 92.5, CHFI 98.1, CBC 99.1, CKFM 99.9, CFNY 102.1, CHUM 104.5, CILQ- 107.1, CHIN FM-100.7, CIDC-HITS 103.5, CJEZ-EZ ROCK 97.3, FLOW 93.5

TV: The Weather Channel, CP 24, CFMT, CFTO, CITY-TV, GLOBAL, ROGERS

Internet: www.globaltv.com , www.thestar.com

If weather conditions become extreme after students are in school, elementary students will remain in the school until they are picked up by a parent or parent designate.

Weather Conditions and Recess and Lunch Time

Students are kept indoors for recess and lunch time for a number of weather conditions such as rain, lightening in the area, extreme winds and extreme cold. When temperature and wind chill measure -28C or lower, students are kept indoors. Recess and lunch may be shortened if the temperature and wind chill reading is between -20C and -28C.