School Closings

Inclement Weather or Other Conditions *

Columbia School District Hotline - (517) 592-7985

If the school must be closed or the opening delayed because of inclement weather or other conditions, the school will notify the following radio and television stations:

WABJ Adrian (1500 AM)
WJXQ Jackson (106.1 FM)
WITL Lansing (100.7 FM)
WIBM Jackson (1450 AM)
WKHM Jackson (105.3 FM)
Jackson (970 AM)
WMMQ East Lansing 94.9 FM

TV Stations
WLNS Channel 6 - http://www.wlns.com
WILX Channel 10 - http://www.wilx.com/weather

* In most cases the radio and television stations will be notified by 6:00am

Please do not call the bus garage for school closing information. These phone lines need to remain open in order for radio and television stations to be notified.

Instant Alert Notification

The website for Instant Alert is https://instantalert.honeywell.com. Parents can create an account, find their students and prioritize the instant alerts they want to receive and have it emailed or text messaged to them. Parents who need to update their child’s Instant Alert information can also contact our Transportation Department at (517) 592-6449.