While there's nothing up on the CPS website, Chicagoist (Too Cold for School) has the scoop and a link to a list of school closings:
just heard that a bunch of area schools are closed because of the cold,
so woo-hoo if you're in school. A free day to stay home and play video
games! Though, we bet it does put a lot of families in a bind to try to
find childcare all of a sudden. Here's a list of the schools that are closed."
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