Snow Days

Parents, Students Upset They’ll Be In Classroom During Vacation Week

Although most students in Massachusetts are on vacation this week, students in the Hamilton-Wenham district will be in the classroom.


Miles River Middle School

Hamilton-Wenham Snow Days Wipe Out Winter Vacation

There will be no winter vacation in the Hamilton-Wenham School District later this month.


Crews work to remove snow off the roof of a school in Hamilton. (credit: CBS)

Hamilton-Wenham Parents Frustrated After Week’s Worth Of Snow Days

Some parents in the Hamilton-Wenham Regional School District are ready to climb up on the roofs of their schools to clear snow and get them open after they’ve been closed five straight school days.


Curious About MCAS Dates & Snow Days

I am curious if the State is considering pushing back MCAS testing dates due to the number of snow days this winter and the missed classroom time that has resulted? – Josh, Orleans


Methuen Public Schools will be closed Monday and Tuesday to allow crews time to remove snow.

Methuen Schools Closed Until Wednesday For Snow Removal

School has been canceled in Methuen for Monday and Tuesday due to the amount of snow that has piled up over the last few weeks.


State Schools Chief: No Snow Day Waivers Yet

A top Massachusetts school official is telling local educators they have options for making up snow days and it’s too early for talk about waiving the requirement that schools have at least 180 days of classes a year.


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Snow Days Make Some Cheer, Annoys Others

The snow poses a special challenge for local schools, before, during and after it falls.


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Local School Districts Running Out Of Snow Days

Like the snow, days off for schools are beginning to pile up, and that has many cities and towns considering drastic measures.


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Boston Schools May Use Vacation Days To Make Up Snow Days

It’s the last week of January, and Boston public schools are tagging on another snow day to its tally.