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Wake County School Inclement Weather Closings - Is Your School Open?

Wondering if Wake County Schools are closed for weather? Find out here.


If you're here on this page, you're most likely looking to see if Wake County Schools are having a snow day. That's about the only "inclement weather" that will shut down schools around here. You're in luck, because there are plenty of resources to find out. These links will also be good if your child goes to a private school in Wake County, or a school that's just not in the Wake County School system.

Official Wake County Schools Webpage
Most likely the best place to get this information will be the Wake County Schools' official page. A decision will be posted here by 4:45 a.m. each day. If the weather is bad enough, school will be canceled the night before. You can also sign up for e-mail notifications from the school.

Other Sources

Raleigh News & Observer

If Wake County Schools are Closed or Delayed:
Before-school programs will start on a delayed schedule. After-school programs will operate from an early dismissal to the regular closing time. Neither program will operate if school is closed. Employees are expected to use their best judgment in deciding whether to come to work. They may take an annual leave day, take a non-paid day, or make up the day. Athletic and extracurricular events will be canceled if school is closed or dismissed early.

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