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With a significant snowstorm set to hit southern Minnesota on Friday, a growing number of school districts are canceling classes ahead of time.

Here's the latest list of schools closed or closing early on Friday:

(Schools closing on Friday unless otherwise stated in parentheses)

– Alden-Conger Public Schools

– Belle Plaine Public Schools

– Bloomington Public Schools (closing 2 hours early)

– Blue Earth Area Schools

– Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Schools (closing 2 hours early)

– Cannon Falls Area Schools

– Cleveland Public School

– Edina Public Schools (closing 2 hours early)

– Fairmont Area Schools

– Faribault Public Schools

– GFW Schools ISD 2365 (having e-learning day.)

– Glenville-Emmons Schools

– Goodhue Public Schools

– Granada-Huntley-East Chain School

– Hastings Schools (High, Middle and Pinecrest closing at noon, Kennedy and McAuliffe at 1 p.m.)

– Ivanhoe Public School

– Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton Schools

– Jordan Schools

– Kenyon-Wanamingo Schools

– Lakeville Area Schools (closing 2 hours early)

– Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial Schools

– Mankato Area Public Schools

– Maple River Public Schools

– Marshall Public Schools

– Medford Schools

– Mountain Lake Public Schools

– New Prague Area Schools, including preschool and Wrap & Kids Company.

New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva (NRHEG) Public Schools

– New Ulm Public Schools

– Northfield Public Schools

– Nicollet Schools 

– Owatonna Public Schools

– Pine Island Public Schools

– Plainview-Elgin-Millville Community Schools

– Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools (closing 2 hours early)

– Redwood Falls Area Schools

– Richfield Public Schools (closing 2 hours early)


– Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan Schools (due to mixture of snow & bus driver shortage)

– Sleepy Eye Public Schools

– South Washington County Area Schools

– Southwest Metro Intermediate 288 (closing 2 hours early)

– Spring Valley Public Schools

– Springfield Public Schools

– St. Clair Public Schools

– St. James Public School District 840

– Saint Peter Public Schools

– Stillwater Area Schools (closing 2 hours early)

– Tracy Area Public Schools

– Tri-City United Schools

– Wabasha-Kellogg Schools

– Waseca Schools, including preschool

– Waterville-Elysian-Morristown Schools

– Windom Area Schools

– Zumbrota-Mazeppa Public Schools

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