Winter Weather Closing FAQs

District 158 Parents,

Winter weather season is quickly approaching, so it’s a good time to review both the guidelines the District uses when making decisions regarding school closures as well as the contact information and preferences you have set in Alert Solutions, our emergency notification system.

Please click here to review the guidelines we follow in determining whether school will be open in the event of a severe winter weather scenario.

Alert Solutions

Alert Solutions allows us to send messages using email, voice, and text messaging. The system is integrated with the PowerSchool Parent Portal. To view/edit your contact information and preferences, click on “Alert Solutions 2” within the Parent Portal.

Please note that school closing information will be communicated using voice, text, and email messages. Please set your preferences within the Parent Portal using the instructions below to ensure you receive these messages to the phone number(s)/email address(es) you prefer.

Click here for full instructions on setting your Alert Solutions contact information and preferences »