SCHOOL WATCH: All CCSD schools open today, operating normally

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UPDATE FEB. 21: LAS VEGAS – CCSD, UNLV, and CSN say all schools will be operating normally today despite snow and rain in several areas of the Las Vegas valley. 

ORIGINAL STORY: Due to the expected snow storm, the Clark County School District’s making plans to notify parents of any changes in scheduling for Thursday.

8 News NOW will monitor our newsdesk’s email for announcements about changes to school scheduling from public, private, or charter school officials throughout the night and early morning hours.

So far, there hasn’t been any changes, but Somerset Academy of Las Vegas Schools sent a note to parents saying it will align itself with what the Clark County School District’s plans for its students.

Due to the weather forecast for tomorrow, February 21st, Somerset Academy of Las Vegas schools may opt to close its schools to ensure student, family, and faculty safety within our Somerset community. We have chosen to align our potential closure with those of the Clark County School District.   Communication in this regard will be sent from each of our campuses to our 
families by 5 AM in the morning. Please look for an email from your  Somerset school and/or check school Facebook accounts for up-to-date information regarding possible school closures.

Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School says it will also take its lead on whether or not it will close from the Clark County School District.  

As of now, we are fully prepared to have school tomorrow.  However, with the potential for snow in tonight’s forecast, we want to share our plan with you.   If the Clark County School District closes, we will also close.  If we close, we will put the announcement on our website and our social media channels (Twitter and Facebook).  We will also send out an announcement via phone call and email.

Local colleges are also keeping their students abreast of possible closures due to the weather.

Nellis Air Force Base Closed:
Officials at Nellis Air Force Base say the base will be closed Thursday, so only mission essential personnel should report for work as scheduled.

Refresh this page for updates on school delays and closures.

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