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- Tuesday, January 29, 2019: After-school activities including sports competitions will be canceled due to falling temperatures expected in the afternoon.
- Wednesday, January 30, 2019: All CPS classes will be canceled and school buildings will be closed due to anticipated temperatures. District and network offices will be open.
- All students are encouraged to remain indoors for their safety.
- While school buildings will be closed Wednesday, the Chicago Park District has designated fieldhouses throughout the city as warming centers to help families stay warm through this cold spell.
- To ensure students do not miss out on valuable instruction, a student instructional day will be added to the CPS calendar for Wednesday, June 19, pending approval from the Chicago Board of Education.
- Thursday, January 31, 2019: The district will provide an update to families by noon Wednesday regarding the status of school opening.