Delays and Closures

For Friday, December 6, 2013


Texas Tech University:
 – Start of final exams delayed until 10:30 a.m. Friday.
 – Exams scheduled for 7:30 a.m. Friday, December 6, will be rescheduled for 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 8, in their originally scheduled locations.
TTU and System employees report at 10 a.m. Friday or as directed by their supervisor. Buses should begin running on normal schedule at approximately 9:30 a.m. 
 – Stay tuned to

Lubbock ISD – Classes delayed by two hours Friday. Buses will run two-hours later than normally scheduled. Parents should expect travel delays based on road conditions and plan accordingly. We will continue to monitor the weather and road conditions. Should any additional changes be made to the schedule, media will be notified by 5 a.m. on Friday and parents will be notified Friday morning via our automated calling system beginning at 6 a.m.

Lubbock Cooper will start at 10 a.m.

Frenship ISD classes delayed two hours. Buses also delayed two hours, with normal routes. 

New Deal ISD delayed until 10 a.m. Buses on pavement only.

Shallowater ISD classes begin on time with buses running.

New Home ISD classes delayed 2 hours. Buses on pavement only

Idalou ISD has delayed the start of school until 10 a.m. on Friday.

South Plains College- all locations classes canceled on Thursday, December 5, after noon and on Friday will begin at 10 a.m.

Wayland Baptist University in Plainview campus will reopen at 1pm Friday.

Brownfield ISD will have a two hour delay.

Roosevelt ISD will start two hours late. Buses will run on only pavement. Buffalo and Lake Ransom students need to meet buses at the top of the hill.

Seminole ISD will start classes at 10 a.m.

Whiteface CISD has announced a 10 a.m. start for Friday, December 6.

Spur ISD will have a 10:00 am start on Friday morning. Buses will run two hours late on pavement only.

Hale Center ISD will start classes at 10 a.m. on Friday.

Muleshoe ISD has announced a 2-hour delay for Friday morning, buses will remain on pavement only.

Slaton ISD has delayed the start of school until 10 a.m. on Friday, December 6, buses pavement only.

Lamesa ISD has delayed the start of school until 10 a.m. on Friday, December 6, buses pavement only.

Levelland ISD has delayed the start of school until 10 a.m. on Friday, December 6, buses  pavement only.

Petersburg ISD will have a 10 a.m. start on Friday, December 6.

Motley County ISD will have a 10:00 start on Friday morning.

Denver City ISD will have a 10:00 am start on Friday morning. Buses will run two hours later than normal.

Snyder ISD will start classes at 10 a.m. on Friday morning, there will be no rural buses.

Sundown ISD will start classes at 10 a.m. on Friday. There will be no morning buses.

Amherst ISD is set for a Friday 10am start, no buses.

Whitharral ISD has set a Friday 10am start, no buses

Wellman-Union ISD will start at 10am. Buses on pavement only

Abernathy ISD will start at 10 a.m. Buses will travel only on pavement.

Southland ISD will start at 10 a.m. Buses will travel only on pavement.

Smyer ISD classes to start at 10 am. Buses will run on pavement only.  

Lockney ISD classes to start at 10 am. Buses will travel on pavement only.

Jayton-Girard ISD will not have school Friday

Wilson ISD 10am start. Buses on pavement only

Post ISD 10am start. Buses on pavement only

Meadow ISD 10 am. Buses to run two hours late on pavement only

Dawson ISD classes to start at 10am. Buses running on pavement only, 2 hrs late.

Premier High School will start at 10 a.m. 

All Saints Episcopal School classes delayed 2 hour

South Plains Academy Charter District classes to begin at 9:55 a.m.

First Christian Child Development Center will open at 9 a.m. 

Achievers Learning Center 9am

Learning Tree Children’s Academy 9am

Little Tykes 9am

Stepping Stones 9am

The Playhouse and Learning Station 9am

Tree House Children’s Academy 9am

Texas Tech Early Headstart will be closed completely on Friday

St. Luke’s Preschool, Kindergarten, and PDO will start at 10:00 am

Richard Milburn Academy – two hour delay.

Southcrest Christian School will be delayed 2 hours.

Vista College will open at 10:00am Friday.

Discovery Depot will start at 8:am Friday.

Lubbock Hair Academy 2 hour delay Friday

Cradles to Crayons Daycare in Lubbock opens at 8 a.m. on Friday

Kidz Kare Too, Kidz Kare Inc. will open at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, December 6.

Wee Care Childcare Center in Lubbock will start at 9 a.m. on Friday.

Kids are Cool starts at 9am Friday

Lubbock Junior Academy 2 hour delay Friday


City Council meeting has been canceled. The meeting will be rescheduled for next Thursday, December 12, 2013.

City of Lubbock offices will open at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, December 6.  Essential personnel should report by 8:00 a.m.  Other personnel should report as close to 8:00 a.m. as possible.

Lubbock County Court House and other County Offices will open at 10:00 am. All Essential Employees will report at their regularly scheduled times.

Office of the Attorney General in Lubbock will delay opening until 10 a.m. on Friday

Tyco Fire Protection Products has announced that the 2nd and 3rd shifts for Thursday December 5 have been canceled. There will be a 10 a.m. start for the 1st shift for Friday.
Employees may contact weather line at 806-472-2474.


Saturday’s Miracles Christmas Parade is cancelled

 – Frenship ISD- elementary and middle school events this evening canceled; all sub-varsity events  tonight canceled.

- 4-H District 2 Dairy Food Products and Meat Judging Contests at Texas Tech have been canceled and will be rescheduled for another day.

Friends of the Library Lubbock Kris Kringle Book Sale will open at 10 a.m. on both Friday and Saturday.

- Lubbock ISD has canceled all after-school sporting events and practices for Thursday, December 5, EXCEPT Coronado, Monterey and Lubbock High Varsity Boys Basketball teams which are participating in the Gene Messer Shootout at Frenship ISD.

- Lubbock ISD has cancelled boys and girls varsity wrestling competitions scheduled for Friday, December 6. Also, the Lubbock High gymnastics team events have been cancelled for Friday, December 6.

 For additional information, please contact Lubbock ISD Athletics at 806-766-1058.

Silent Wings Museum: “The Joy of Play Open House”  scheduled for Friday, December 5 from 5-9 p.m., will be rescheduled. Please visit for more info.

- LISD Board of Trustees Holiday Open House that was scheduled for Thursday evening has been canceled.

- Thursday night’s Lubbock High School performance of the musical “South Pacific” has been cancelled.  Friday and Saturday performances are still planned.

Habitat for Humanity Homebuyers Workshop at Byraon Martin ATC Saturday, Dec. 7, has been canceled.

Thursday, December 5, 2013: (Evening)

Lubbock Dept. of Parks and Recreation:

All Adult League Volleyball Games
Thursday Night Dance at Lubbock Senior Center
West Texas Legal Aid at Simmons Community Center
All Community Center and Senior Center Activities
Toys for Tots Tennis Scramble at the Burgess-Rushing Tennis Center scheduled for Saturday, December 7 has been re-scheduled to Saturday, December 14, at 11:00 a.m.  

The Baylor Women’s Council Christmas Party has been rescheduled for Dec. 17th


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