Due to a significant amount of snowfall impacting the city, all schools in Vancouver School District 39 are closed today.
The announcement, made at 6:30 a.m. on Jan. 6, came after a snowstorm that was forecasted to bring 10 to 20 cm of snow to Metro Vancouver. Daycares on school property are also closed.
It is important to note that no announcement will be made stating that schools are open. Only closures and delayed openings will be announced.
Those district-wide announcements will be decided by 7 a.m. at the latest and announced through the District's website as well as through the media.