All Ottawa school boards are closing their schools on Wednesday as a major storm bears down on the region.

Schools in the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board, the Ottawa Catholic School Board, Le Conseil des écoles catholiques du Centre-Est and the Conseil des écoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario will all be closed.

The boards are also closing their administrative offices and canceling extended day programs, third party on-site childcare, community use permits, after-school programs, night school and committee meetings.

Schools, centres and offices in Outaouais the Western Quebec school board will also be closed. The board will make a decision Wednesday morning regarding G. Théberge, Noranda and Golden Valley schools.

The Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario and Upper Canada District School Board have also decided to close all schools and offices on Wednesday.