• HISD School Closing Procedures

  • When making a decision about closing schools, dismissing early, or delaying school start times, the superintendent considers the following factors:

    • Safety and welfare of students and staff
    • Transportation of students

    In addition, the superintendent is involved in conference calls with emergency management officials from different agencies to ensure that the most up-to-date information is provided by experts in flood control and weather. 

    Parents and staff will be informed of any closure, delay, or cancellation through the following resources: