Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late today, January 30, 2018, due to emergency weather conditions. Bus service will be provided on a two-hour-delayed schedule.
Morning prekindergarten, morning half-day Head Start, other morning half-day programs and field trips are canceled. Other activities and programs that begin at 10:30 am or earlier are canceled. Administrative offices will be open on time. Day care programs in school buildings will remain open as scheduled.
The National Weather Service has reported that a period of snow is expected Tuesday morning. Snow is most likely between 3:00 am and 7:00 am this morning across northern Virginia as well as the Washington and Baltimore Metropolitan areas. Snowfall accumulations around a coating to one-half inch are expected across most areas.
MCPS will reevaluate this decision by 7:00 am to determine if closure of schools is necessary.