Weather Emergencies


There is always the possibility that weather conditions will necessitate the closure of some schools or interrupt transportation services. Usually decisions on these matters are made in the early morning. There are five ways information on closures will be shared:

1. A message will be posted on the home page at as soon as a decision on closing is made by the Superintendent.

2. NSSED will activate its telephone messaging system, notifying staff and parents of the closings.

3. NSSED will send an email to all users with an NSSED email.

4. Status will be sent to the following media: WGN 720 AM, WBBM 780 AM FM, CBS-TV, NBC-TV, ABC-TV, WGN-TV, WFLD-TV, and CLTV-Cable.

5. Emergency Closing website (

North Shore Academy Elementary 255 Revere Drive, Northbrook, IL 60062
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