Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester Public Schools has decided not to open Tuesday due to the winter storm that is expected to continue through the day.

Here is the latest info from RPS;

Winter Closings and Delays for Tuesday, January 22


  • School Age Child Care will be open 8:30 AM - 4 PM at Northrop Education Center.
  • All Community Education/PAIIR and Preschool daytime and evening classes for early childhood, youth, adults, and adults with exceptional abilities are canceled.
  • Hawthorne Education Center is closed.
  • All community building reservations are canceled.
  • All Professional Growth Academy classes are canceled.
  • All after-school activities and athletics are canceled.
  • The RPS School Board Meeting scheduled for this evening is still To Be Determined. We will update our communication on our website, Facebook, and Twitter with this information once a decision has been made.
  • Staff do not report. Please contact your supervisor with inquiries

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