Lawrence Public Schools is preparing for weather emergencies. In an effort to safeguard our students and staff, LPS will be implementing two weather-related policies. Below please find two weather-related policies and procedures for the 2020-21 school year:

  • The first is for Remote Learning Days, which will replace “snow days.” There will be no school day cancellations for inclement weather during the 2020-21 School year.
  • The second is Early Dismissal for Students, which is only needed if LPS has resumed in-person learning.

If the Superintendent implements either of these policies, staff and students will be notified by: local media outlets (TV and radio), phone message to your home, and LPS social media outlets (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) and LPS website (

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