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School Canceled Wednesday, Feb. 20
Due to the projected snowstorm, Bloomington Public Schools will be closed on Wednesday, February 20. This includes all early childhood through grade 12 schools in the district.

Additionally, the following programs have been canceled:
  • All early childhood programs, including preschool, ECFE, ECSE and screening programs.
  • Kids’ SAFARI, Early Learners Academy and Galaxy
  • Metro South Adult Basic Education
  • Community Education
  • Adult and youth enrichment classes
  • The district’s two Activity Centers at Jefferson and Kennedy high schools
High school students participating in athletics/activities should check with their coaches.

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Filtering the Internet

Chromebooks will be filtered at home in the same way they are at school. Sites that are blocked at school will also be blocked on Chromebooks at home. All filters inherently have holes; the best filter is teaching students to be safe and smart online coupled with appropriate supervision by adults.

It is possible for parents to set up an additional filter to limit more websites at home.  Setting an additional filter will not enable parents to unblock sites blocked by the school filter through the Chromebook.  If you are interested in this option, check with your Internet provider for options or use a third party tool such as OpenDNS.  Both free and paid options are available.

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