Snow Day Videos

It's that little surprise you get that makes you feel happy, excited, and relieved if you're a student. It's that call or text that inspires a "Yeeessss!" from every kid in school, but makes parents immediately wonder about childcare — unless you can't get to work as well. Sleep in, stay in your pj's until noon, dig a path for the dog to get outside, warm up cocoa, start planning a trip to the local hill. It's a...


Some schools don't settle for a simple email notice, but instead opt for a fun video to make the big announcement. We thought we'd share a few that were created by independent schools and others in recent years. Enjoy. (May I have marshmallows in my cocoa?)

Snowman photo credit: “Snowman” by Javier Morales is licensed under CC BY 2.0

The Baby Snow Day Council is made up of the children of faculty and staff members at Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School and they are in charge of making the final decision on calling a snow day. We got a rare look as the Dr. Lance Conrad presented his case for a snow day to the Council.
Students from Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School's Digital Video class created this short film where they entered their Head of School's dreams to convince him to call a snow day. They weren't prepared for what they would find once they were inside.
Just in time for Blizzard 2015, Head of School Matt Glendinning has a special snow day message for you.
Moses Brown School announces a snow day with this parody of Justin Timberlake's hit "Can't Stop The Feeling."

Zeeland Schools snow day lip dub.


Durham Academy's head of school and assistant head spring the good news.

Stephens Elementary principal Mr D and drama teacher Mr Caddell sing the announcement for a snow day to Bohemian Rhapsody.

The Field School has an announcement to make.

Mary Morris - "Snow" an Adele "Hello" Parody (OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO) - I'm a third grade teacher in Strawberry Plains, TN!
Principal Sean Martin at Waterloo Elementary School shares his fun filled snow day after blizzard Jonas 2016.

Snow day at The Hill School.

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