MLWGS will be on a 2-hour delayed opening on Wednesday, January 17, 2024. Stayed tuned for updates.

Operational Changes-Special Messages

Visit this page to learn about operational changes by the school throughout the year due to emergencies, inclement weather, and any delays or school closings. If you receive a call from our School Messenger system in the event of an emergency, we will also “simulcast” information to the following social media services:


We will also report school closings and delays to local media outlets, including:

School Messenger is a notification system that, when coupled with our PowerSchool database, will serve students, parents, and staff by automatically calling to give information, either about an emergency situation at our school, a closing or delay, student attendance, or upcoming events. Automated calls will be used daily for attendance and on an as-needed basis in situations of emergency or reminders from our school.

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