Heavy Snow and Severe Cold Temperatures - School District Closures

When School Districts close or have a late start due to heavy snow or severe cold temperatures, Early Childhood Learning Centers and Preschools NOT located in school district facilities will remain open. 

In the event a YMCA branch closes due to severe weather, those ECLC and Preschools will close as well.

ECLC and Preschools NOT in School District Facilities:

  • Eagan YMCA
  • New Hope YMCA
  • Prior Lake YMCA
  • St. Paul Eastside YMCA
  • St. Paul Midway YMCA
  • Shoreview YMCA
  • Eagan YMCA Preschool
  • Hudson YMCA Preschool
  • Woodbury YMCA Preschool

ECLC and Preschools in School District Facilities:

  • Birch Lake - White Bear Lake School District
  • Harding - St. Paul Public Schools
  • Agape - St. Paul Public Schools
  • Shakopee Extended Care - Central Family Center

Be sure to follow YMCA Twin Cities on Facebook, look for special alerts on this website and watch WCCO for information in the event of weather-related or emergency situations.


Per our policy, tuition is charged for weather or emergency situations up to two days per program year. Billing will be adjusted for future closings for any sites that have had two incidents in the program year.