Several northeast Iowa school districts are either closed or delaying the start of classes Friday, due to the winter storm. Some students will be learning remotely.

Widespread blowing and drifting of snow continues to create hazardous driving conditions in northeast and east-central Iowa. The Iowa Department of Transportation was advising NO TRAVEL Friday morning in several counties, including: Allamakee, Black Hawk, Benton, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Chickasaw, Clayton, Delaware, Grundy, Fayette, Tama and Winneshiek.

In many those counties, tow bans are also in place through mid-morning.

Below is the list of school announcements for Friday, Feb. 5, 2021.


Allamakee Schools: No in-person classes; Virtual learning day for students

Aplington-Parkersburg: CLOSED; Remote distance learning day for students

BCLUW: CLOSED; Distance learning day for students

Cedar Falls: Delayed 90 minutes

Cedar Valley Catholic System: Delayed 2 hours; No Waterloo buses

Center Point-Urbana: Delayed 2 hours

Central Community: CLOSED

Charles City: Delayed 1 hour

Clarksville: Delayed 2 hours; No morning activities

Clayton Ridge: CLOSED; Online learning day for students

Decorah: CLOSED; Follow remote learning plan

Denver: Delayed 2 hours; No morning activities; Discoveries open @ 6:30 AM

Dike-New Hartford: Delayed 2 hours; Buses running where possible; No morning activities

Dunkerton: Delayed 2 hours; Any additional announcements will be made by 8:30 AM

East Buchanan: CLOSED

Eastern Allamakee: CLOSED; Virtual learning day for students

Edgewood-Colesburg: CLOSED

Gladbrook-Reinbeck: CLOSED; Virtual learning day for students

Green Mountain-Garwin: No in-person classes; Distance learning day for students

Grundy Center: CLOSED

Hawkeye Community College: All locations opening at 10 AM

Howard-Winneshiek: CLOSED

Hudson: Delayed 2 hours; Buses on hard surface routes

Independence (including St. John's): CLOSED; No activities

Iowa Falls-Alden: CLOSED

Janesville: Delayed 2 hours

Jesup (including St. Athanasius): CLOSED

Kirkwood Community College: All locations opening at 10 AM

MFL-Mar-Mac: No in-Person classes; Follow virtual learning schedule

Nashua-Plainfield: Delayed 2 hours; No morning preschool; No morning activities

New Hampton: Delayed 2 hours

North Butler: Delayed 2 hours

North Fayette Valley: CLOSED

North Tama: CLOSED

Northeast Iowa Community College - Oelwein Center: CLOSED

Oelwein: CLOSED

Postville: CLOSED

South Hardin: Delayed 2 hours

South Winneshiek: No in-person classes; Virtual learning day for students

Starmont: CLOSED

Sumner-Fredericksburg: CLOSED; Virtual Learning Day for students and staff

Tripoli: CLOSED; Evening activities pending

Turkey Valley: Delayed 2 hours

Union Community: CLOSED

Valley Lutheran: Delayed 2 hours; Before care at 8:30 AM

Vinton-Shellsburg: Remote Learning Day For Students

Wapsie Valley (including Community Lutheran): CLOSED

Waverly-Shell Rock: Delayed 2 hours

West Central: CLOSED

West Delaware (including St. Mary's): Delayed 2 hours, No morning activities

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