Ferndale School District Announces All Schools Early Dismissal For Friday February 8th

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The Ferndale School District will release early and there will be no AM/PM Preschool on Friday, February 8, 2019 due to severe weather warnings and forecast models throughout the region.


Early release times will follow the District’s usual pattern for early release of students. Those early release times are as follows:



Early Release

Cascadia, Central, Custer, Eagleridge and Skyline Elementary Schools

Early Release 1:00 pm

Beach Elementary School

Early Release 11:50 am

Horizon Middle School

Early Release 11:13 am

Vista Middle School

Early Release 11:10 am

Ferndale High School

Early Release 11:00 am

An important note regarding preschool. There will be no AM or PM preschool as a result of the schedule change.


Families will be contacted directly and the District will provide updates via the website and social media:

For more information regarding winter weather delays and closures, please visit: https://www.ferndalesd.org/communications/emergency-delay-closures 


Please note that plans will change according to conditions. If snow accumulates early on February 8th, the District will assess conditions and update emergency plans as needed.


Also, please note that the Ferndale Boys & Girls Club will be closed for afternoon programming tomorrow (Friday, February 8) due to the impending weather report. Before school programming at the Boys & Girls Club will run on normal schedule.


As of Friday morning, Ferndale YMCA will have after school programming on Friday, February 8 until 4 pm unless otherwise announced by Ferndale YMCA. If weather dictates a change in schedule or closure by the Ferndale YMCA, the Ferndale YMCA will communicate directly with families about schedule changes.