School Closure Information

Inclement Weather & Power Outage Information

Is Meadowridge School Open?

Last Updated Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The School is
Open
Classes are
In Session
Busses are
On Schedule

FAQs

What about a power outage before school starts for the day?

In cases where building or weather conditions prevent instruction but otherwise pose no safety concerns, the school will be kept open for students.

In cases where building conditions prevent instruction and also raise safety concerns, the Head of School will request that the school be closed.

What about a power outage while school is in session?

In cases where building or weather conditions prevent instruction but otherwise pose no safety concerns, the school will kept open for students until the end of the school day. No after school co-curriculars will take place.

In cases where building or weather conditions prevent instruction and also raise safety concerns, the Head of School may authorize early dismissal, depending on the time of the day the incident occurs.

The school will contact parents directly.

 

How will I be contacted during school hours?

You will be contacted using the information (phone number and email) in your Meadowridge HUB account. Please ensure that this information is up-to-date.

It's not safe for my child to travel to school but it is open. What should I do?

The safety of our students and families is our number one priority. We understand that different locations in the Lower Mainland can experience varied severity of weather.

If you feel that the weather makes it unsafe for you child to travel to school please contact our Front Office (604.467.4444) or email attendance@meaowridge.bc.ca to inform the school that your child will not be at school.

Where to look for information

The decision to close the school is made in as timely manner as circumstances allow and on a day-to-day basis. Details will be posted to:

Meadowridge Website

Meadowridge Facebook

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