Closing Schools Due to Bad Weather
During the winter months, inclement weather may cause the disruption of bus transportation and regular school operations. This decision is usually made by 7 a.m. You can visit www.peelschools.org call the Peel Board at 905-890-1010 or 1-800-668-1146, or listen to any of the following radio stations for information:
CHIN AM1540/FM100.7, CHUM FM104.5, CJCL AM590, 680 NEWS, CHFI FM98.1, CBC, CIAO AM530, CFNY FM102.1, CFRB AM1010, DC103FM, CHAY FM93, VIRGIN FM99.9, Q107/AM640, CJMR AM1320, CHWO AM740, CHEZ FM106.1, CJBC AM860/FM90.3
You will receive one of the following messages:
Buses are cancelled. This message means that schools remain open for students – but transportation services provided by the Peel District School Board are cancelled for the area(s) affected. Some fully bused schools are closed to students when buses are not running. Individual communities involved are aware of these schools.
The schools are closed. This message means that, due to bad weather conditions, schools are closed to students.
All schools and Peel board facilities are closed. This message means that, due to the severity of the weather conditions, schools and board offices are closed to students and staff.