NWESD Class & Event Hotline (360) 299-4078
This page provides information for the NWESD Anacortes office event delays, rescheduling, or closing information.
For weather events, individuals are also encouraged to call the NWESD hotline or to consult local radio and television and for the latest information on weather delays and cancellations.
COVID-19 Update 3/23/20
NWESD & NWRDC Facility Closure: March 23-April 24, 2020
The NWESD Anacortes Office staff will be available by phone, email, Zoom from 8:00A-4:30P M-F. Our facility will be closed to the public with access for non-employees by appointment only. The NWRDC office will be accessible by WSIPC and NWRDC staff with limited on-site activities.
The NWESD will continue to monitor this situation as it unfolds and will take our lead from local, state, and national health authorities. Our decisions may change as this situation evolves. All our decisions are guided by the safety of the entire NWESD community and beyond. We will continue to update our COVID-19 School Nurse Corps page.
We want to encourage you to stay informed and pay attention to recommendations from Skagit County Public Health and the Washington State Department of Health (DOH). We also want to express our appreciation for your patience as we work through the daily challenges of COVID-19.
This is a rapidly evolving situation, and Public Health will continually re-evaluate the time frame for these recommendations. At this time, Public Health does not have an end date for these recommendations. However, with the current concerns of COVID-19, please know that events and professional development classes are being assessed on a case-by-case basis.
Remote/Cooperative Site Locations – All of the remote and cooperative program sites operate according to the schedule for the school district in which they are physically located. There are a number of websites that provide this information, several of which enable you can subscribe to receive text alerts for any schedule or program changes:
- MYNorthwest school closings
- KOMO News weather closings
- King 5 school closings
- KIRO 7 school closings
- Q13 school closures and delays
- Flash Alert Seattle-Western Washington
The NWESD phone system contains up-to-date information on current weather delays and cancellations.
This page will be updated as new information is available, and all notices will contain the date for which they are effective as well as the most recent modification date/time.