Winter Weather Protocol

All announcements regarding Gwynedd Friends School closings and delayed openings due to inclement weather conditions will be posted on NBC10's website,

Please sign up for Gwynedd Friends School closing alerts via text message or email by visiting NBC10's website at and clicking on WEATHER. From there, click on the SCHOOL CLOSING ALERTS link, then look for SUBSCRIBE TO MOBILE ALERTS link to sign up.

Gwynedd Friends School will typically follow the North Penn School District’s schedule for all inclement weather closings, delays, or early dismissals. However, there may be exceptions based on the circumstances of a particular weather event. That said, it is best to sign up for Gwynedd Friends School alerts on the so that you get the correct information delivered right to you.

Please understand that there are many factors that go into making a decision about closings and delays. Our top priority is to keep everyone in our school community safe during winter weather events.

Please note the following:

Delayed Opening

Gwynedd Friends School will open at 10:00am and dismiss at regular time.

Early Dismissal - Depending on the severity of a storm, Gwynedd Friends School will close at a particular time (e.g. 11, 11:30 or 12) for all students in Preschool & Kindergarten. Lunch Bunch and Afternoon programming will be cancelled.