In the event of snow, treacherous road conditions, or other weather emergencies, school may be closed or be put on a two-hour delay. Please consult the local television channels for an announcement between 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. We are listed as “Cincinnati Waldorf School.” School delays and closings will be sent out via text and email, and posted on our website and social media.

The school makes “delay” decisions by 6:00 a.m. The school makes “delays turned to closed” decisions by 7:00 a.m. The school makes “closed” decisions by 6:00 a.m. If CWS is on a two-hour delay the school start time would be 10:15 for lower school and 10:30 for high school. CWS does not automatically follow Cincinnati Public Schools’ decisions. Families are always free to make the decision to keep their children home from school or to retrieve them early if concerns about the weather or road conditions arise. If bad weather will affect the After Care program, parents will receive a phone call before 2:00 p.m. If your child rides the yellow bus there will be NO bus service to CWS on DELAY days. If your child rides the yellow bus and Cincinnati Public Schools CLOSE, there will be NO yellow bus service for CWS students.