The decision to close La Porte ISD schools or to change the start time of classes is made by the Superintendent.
A closing may occur when:
- Bad weather conditions exist.
- Hazardous driving conditions exist.
- Chemical or hazardous materials spill or contamination has occurred.
Students, parents and employees are encouraged to listen to the following radio/television stations for the latest school closing or class delay information:
- KTRH 740 AM (Official emergency notification station for Houston area)
- KHOU-TV Channel 11 (CBS)
- KRIV-TV Channel 26 (FOX)
- KPRC-TV Channel 2 (NBC)
- KXLN-TV Channel 45 (Spanish)
- KTRK-TV Channel 13 (ABC)
- Text Alerts/Apps:
- LEPC (for evacuation notices, chemical incidents, and major road closures)