No school on Friday, Feb. 22

Lincoln Public Schools is closing school on Friday, Feb. 22, due to snowy, cold weather, and snow-packed sidewalks and streets.

LPS will share any announcements below. For any questions, please contact the school directly involved in the event.


In the event weather necessitates closing school, the announcement will be made via the school district's messenger system (automated phone calls and emails), the school district's Facebook and Twitter accounts, and local media outlets.

District-wide sports and activities

The Saturday Science event  for fifth graders at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Jorgenson Hall - will go on as planned.

All LPS intramural activities will go on - as scheduled - on Saturday, Feb. 23, including: basketball at middle and high schools, and intramural speech/debate/drama at Lincoln Southeast High School.

As scheduled: Norris and Beatrice will compete in the B1 District final game at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at Lincoln East High School.

School Events

** Writers Write at the Bennett Martin Library - Postponed

** Parent Teacher Conferences scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 21, have been rescheduled.  Check with your school for details.

Adams Elementary School: The Adams PTO Red Tail Event planned for 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at Wilderness Ridge - will be held as planned.

Arnold Elementary School: Arnold Elementary's Movie Night has been rescheduled for Friday evening, March 1, at 7 p.m.

Brownell Elementary School - Parent Teacher Conferences are rescheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 26.

Calvert Elementary School: Calvert's Literacy Night that was scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 21, is rescheduled for Tuesday, March 26 beginning at 5:30 pm.

Campbell Elementary School: Skate Zone Family event planned Friday, Feb. 22, is cancelled.

Dawes Middle School: Dawes is moving parent teacher conferences to Thursday, Feb. 28 from 3:30-6:30 p.m.

Holmes Elementary School: The Chamberlain Challenge Race for Change scheduled Friday, Feb. 22, has been cancelled.

Huntington Elementary School - Family Science Night has been postponed.
Lefler Middle School - Thursday evening (Feb.21) parent-teacher conferences rescheduled to Monday, Feb. 25 from 4-7 p.m.

Lincoln High School: The musical at Lincoln High School, Suessical the Musical, will not have a performance Thursday, Feb. 21 – the schedule will be: 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23. Parents and students can also find information about LHS Theatre at (the booster website).

Mickle Middle School: Eighth grade registration for Northeast High School has been moved to Wednesday, Feb 27.  All other high school registration has been moved to Friday, March 1.

Norwood Park Elementary School is rescheduling conferences to Thursday, Feb. 28 - 4 to 7 p.m.

Pershing Elementary School: The Pershing parent/teacher conferences have been rescheduled from Thursday, Feb. 21, to Thursday, Feb. 28 at the same time.

Pound Middle School will hold Parent Teacher conferences at 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25 – rescheduled from Thursday, Feb. 21.

Prescott Elementary School - Waffleman event scheduled for Friday has been cancelled.

Randolph Elementary School - Parent Teacher Conferences will be held NEXT THURSDAY, Feb. 28 on the same schedules.

Riley Elementary School - rescheduled Thursday evening's Parent Teacher Conferences to Thursday, Feb. 28.

Rousseau Elementary School: Rousseau will reschedule their Book Fair to Monday, Feb. 25 and 26 from 3:45-7:00 p.m.

Published: February 19, 2013, Updated: February 22, 2013