LAS CRUCES, New Mexico (KTSM) — With cold temperatures and possible snow flurries showing up in the Borderland Thursday morning, a list of delays and cancellations for public schools in the area are now being posted.
Gadsden ISD: All schools that are part of Gadsden ISD will be on remote instruction all day Thursday.
“When weather becomes a concern, GISD will collaborate with transportation company (Boone Transportation), New Mexico Department of Transportation, and New Mexico State Police, prior to buses starting their morning routes. Due to anticipated winter weather, it was determined that roads will not be safe for travel.”
Las Cruces Public Schools: A two-hour delay for all students and staff will take place Thursday, March 2. Bus schedules have been adjusted to accommodate the late start.
“The Southwest New Mexico Music Educators Association Orchestra Music Performance Assessment (MPA) will proceed as originally scheduled for all schools, as bussing of students will not be impacted by the late start.”
–Las Cruces Public Schools
For any additional weather delays or updates, please monitor the LCPS homepage: www.lcps.net
Dona Ana Community College: DACC will be on a delay opening Thursday, March 2. Campuses and centers will open at 10 a.m.
“According to the National Weather Service in Santa Teresa, NM, temperatures will drop near freezing with a 50% chance of precipitation (rain mixed with snow) in the early morning hours. Meteorologists predict a 30% chance of snow showers Thursday morning.”