School closures for Mississauga, Brampton, Hamilton, Niagara, Halton and Durham for Dec. 23
Posted December 22, 2022 at 5:38 am
As Southern Ontario prepares for a major winter storm, many school boards are deciding to cancel school for December 23rd.
Environment Canada is forecasting heavy rain or snow starting tonight (Dec 22). Temperatures are then expected to plummet on Friday, leading to a possible flash freeze.
Potentially dangerous winds of 90 to 100 km/h could lead to storm-like conditions on Friday afternoon.
Here are the school closures for Mississauga, Brampton, Hamilton, Niagara, Halton and Durham for December 23rd.
Information will be updated as it is received.
The Peel County School Board said it would close all schools and workplaces for the day.
On Friday December 23rd there will be a full system shutdown at all PDSB schools and workplaces. The safety of our students, their families and our staff is always our top priority.
For more information, see https://t.co/S13vFjgzXg pic.twitter.com/pDkuEwgp3q
— Peel District School Board (@PeelSchools) December 22, 2022
It was already a day off for the Dufferin-Peel Catholic School Board.
The Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board and the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board are both closed on December 23.
Due to Environment Canada’s major winter storm warning, schools and day care centers will remain closed on Friday, December 23, 2022. Hamilton-Wentworth Student Transportation Services (HWSTS) has canceled buses and schools are being closed as a result. pic.twitter.com/iVsZ4Z4ior
— HWDSB (@HWDSB) December 22, 2022
Due to the extended winter storm warning for the city of Hamilton, tomorrow, Friday 23 December 2022, all HWCDSB schools, adult and continuing education centers and day care centers will be closed.
Learn more: https://t.co/nPDSITCKyS pic.twitter.com/Phazg5uDgr
— HWCDSB (@HWCDSB) December 22, 2022
Likewise, all YMCA childcare centers in Hamilton and Burlington will be closed because of the storm.
#closures – All YMCA child care centers throughout #HamOnt, #BurlON & #Brantford will be closed on Friday 23rd December due to forecast road and weather conditions.
— YMCA Ham/Root/Brant (@ymcahbb) December 22, 2022
The Halton Catholic District School Board and the Halton Borough School Board were already closed for the start of the Christmas holidays. But both bodies also announced the weather-related closure of the offices.
UPDATE: Due to the forecast weather and deteriorating road conditions, everyone is expected tomorrow #HCDSB Schools and administrative offices are closed on Fri, 23/22. December CLOSED to all employees. ❄️🌨️🧊❄️
As a reminder ~ everyone #HCDSB Schools are CLOSED to all students tomorrow. Please stay at home and stay healthy! pic.twitter.com/2wpBDCdYZf
— Halton Catholic DSB (@HCDSB) December 22, 2022
Both the Niagara District School Board and the Niagara Catholic District School Board closed schools because of a possible snowstorm in the area.
Schools on the Durham District School Board were due to close as early as tomorrow for the start of their holiday break.
The Durham Catholic Borough School Board closed all schools tomorrow due to the weather.
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