New snow prompts some school districts to close Monday

Marc LaVoie

New snow prompts some school districts to close Monday

By Marc LaVoie. CREATED Feb 10, 2014

Snow fell in amounts a lot of people didn't expect in Sedgwick County, prompting some school districts to cancel classes and others to run on delayed schedules.

As of 5 a.m., 3.8 inches of snow had fallen at Wichita's Mid Continent Airport. Later in the morning, 4.5 inches was reported in southwest Sedgwick County. 

Wichita Public Works snow plows were out working before 4:30 a.m. They had remained on a 24-hour, rotating schedule through the weekend.

Below is a list of closures and delays. No businesses called off work as of 7:30 a.m. 

  • USD 205 Bluestem - Closed Monday
  • USD 264 Clearwater - Closed Monday
  • USD 356 Conway Springs - Closed Monday
  • USD 396 Douglass - Delayed 2 hours 
  • USD Lyons - Delayed 2 hours
  • USD 263 Mulvane - Closed Monday
  • USD 438 Pratt-Skyline - Delayed 2 hours
  • USD 394 Rosehill - Closed Monday