Worth School District 127

Weather or Emergency Closing Information

There are several ways to determine if District 127 Schools will be open.

Voice Reach

Worth School District 127 uses an automated telephone system to call parents in the event of an emergency school closing. Calls are made to the phone number designated by the parent/legal guardian when a decision to close a school is made.

District 127 Website


For up-to-date school closing status you may also call each school's main number. We will announce school status, open or closed, at the beginning of our message.


School closing information will be broadcast on these radio stations:

  • WGN Radio - 720 (AM Station)
  • WBBM News Radio - 780 (AM Station)


School closing information will be broadcast on these TV stations:

  • CBS 2
  • WGN 9
  • NBC 5
  • FOX 32
  • ABC 7
  • CLTV News


Emergency Closing Center - Search by school name, city, or phone number.


The Emergency Closing Center allows parents to sign up for e-mail notification of the district's status. Sign-up for e-mail notifications regarding school closings at http://www.emergencyclosingcenter.com/.

Phone Hotline

Dial 1-847-238-1234

When asked:

  • enter 708-448-2800 for Worth School District 127 status.
  • enter 708-448-2801 for Worth Elementary School status.
  • enter 708-448-2802 for Worthwoods School status.
  • enter 708-448-2803 for Worth Junior High School status.